EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

Fertility, Social Mobility and Long Run Inequality: Barro-Becker Families in a Bewley World

Marla Ripoll () and Juan Cordoba

No 1326, 2014 Meeting Papers from Society for Economic Dynamics

Abstract: rich individuals have less number of children. Key to the result is that the elasticity of intergenerational substitution is larger than one. We study the implications for long run inequality.

Date: 2014
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-dge
References: View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
https://www.economicdynamics.org/meetpapers/2014/paper_1326.pdf (application/pdf)

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:red:sed014:1326

Access Statistics for this paper

More papers in 2014 Meeting Papers from Society for Economic Dynamics Society for Economic Dynamics Marina Azzimonti Department of Economics Stonybrook University 10 Nicolls Road Stonybrook NY 11790 USA. Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Christian Zimmermann ().

 
Page updated 2020-02-19
Handle: RePEc:red:sed014:1326