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The european socioeconomic classification: A prolegomenon

Rose, D and Harrison, E and Pevalin, D (2014) 'The european socioeconomic classification: A prolegomenon.' In: UNSPECIFIED, (ed.) Social Class in Europe: An introduction to the European Socio-economic Classification. UNSPECIFIED, 3 - 38. ISBN 9780415458016

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Abstract

In 1999, as part of its Statistical Harmonization Programme, Eurostat (the Statistical Office of the European Com munities) commissioned an Expert Group to make recommendations for the development of a new statistical tool for understanding differences in social structures and socio-economic inequalities across the European Union (EU). In its subsequent report to Eurostat (Rose et al. 2001) the group recommended the development of a common socio-economic classification for all EU Member States based on the concept of employment relations (see below) and outlined a work programme to achieve this objective.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Social Sciences > Institute for Social and Economic Research
Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology, Department of
Depositing User: Jim Jamieson
Date Deposited: 17 Jan 2012 09:14
Last Modified: 01 Jan 2022 18:15
URI: http://repository.essex.ac.uk/id/eprint/2108

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