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Abstract:

DARP Paper
Income Mobility in Germany: Evidence from Panel Data
Christian Schluter
March 1996
Paper No' DARP 017:


Tags: income mobility; kernel density estimates; transition matrices

Using the GSOEP the paper analyses income mobility and inequality dynamics in Germany in the 90s at various levels of aggregation, ranging from a direct modelling of intra-distributional mobility using bivariate kernel density estimates to an examination of the moving cross-section.