Download details

The mismatch between educational expansion and perceived social mobility: labour market barriers and unfulfilled expectations The mismatch between educational expansion and perceived social mobility: labour market barriers and unfulfilled expectations

This policy brief draws on a recent working paper that analyses the links between the expansion of education across generations and social mobility in South Africa. The core findings illustrate how massive strides in access to education have not translated into perceived socioeconomic progress among younger generations.

Information
Version 2017
Category Policy Briefs
Author Dieter von Fintel, Marisa von Fintel