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This discussion paper discusses life chances and social mobility.

Social mobility describes the movement or opportunities for movement between different social groups and the advantages and disadvantages that go with this.

Life chances refer to the opportunities open to individuals to better the quality of life of themselves and their families.

Discussion Paper: Life Chances and Social Mobility (pdf, 289kb) April 2004

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