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The only way is up? Social Mobility and Equal Opportunities

Date: 4 May, 2017

In the last decade, especially since the onset of the economic crisis people in many countries are facing lower living standards and social and income inequalities seem to be increasing. The policy attention has begun to shift towards the lack of equal opportunities and the transmission of (dis)advantage. The accumulation of disadvantage from one generation to the next impinges on the idea of social justice because it violates the principle that everyone deserves equal economic, political and social rights and opportunities. See Draft agenda