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The New Social Mobility: How the Politicians Got it Wrong

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The New Social Mobility: How the Politicians Got it Wrong

Geoff Payne


Despite Britain in fact being a highly, if unevenly, mobile society, politicians, think-tanks and the media continue to call for ‘more social mobility’, moving it up the political agenda. Their speeches and official documents show they have misrepresented and misunderstood mobility, particularly how gender and the labour market shape outcomes, failings shared with much academic research... Read more

 

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