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Social capital I: measurement and associations with economic mobility

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Jackson M.O. Kuchler T. et al Chetty, R. 8/2022. “ Social capital I: measurement and associations with economic mobility .” Nature, 608, Pp. 108-121. Publisher's Version Abstract social capital i.pdf Social capital-the strength of an individual's social network and community-has been identified as a potential determinant of outcomes ranging from education to health. However, efforts to understand what types of social capital matter for these outcomes have been hindered by a lack of social network data. Here, in the first of a pair of papers, we use data on 21 billion friendships from...
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