ERIC Number: EJ527165
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
The Precious and the Precocious: Understanding Cumulative Disadvantage and Cumulative Advantage over the Life Course.
O'Rand, Angela M.
Gerontologist, v36 n2 p230-38 Apr 1996
Attempts to explain how institutional mechanisms such as labor markets and pensions stratify the availability of resources and rewards, and interact with life course processes related to labor force history and job mobility to produce income and wealth inequality among the elderly. (SNR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A