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Mobility Trends in the U.S. and France Gary Fields (Cornell University)
Mobility Trends in Peru Stefano Pettinato (Carnegie/Brookings)
Mobility Trends in Russia Cliff Gaddy (The Brookings Institution) Klara Sabirianova (University of Michigan)


New Indices of Mobility: Miguel Székely (Inter-American Development Bank) Jere Behrman (University of Pennsylvania)
The Micawber Threshold: Links Between Poverty and Mobility: Michael Carter (University of Wisconsin)

Feasible Egalitarianism in Competitive World: Implications for the Social Contract Samuel Bowles (University of Massachusetts)
Mobility Trends and the Social Contract in the U.S.
Isabel Sawhill (The Brookings Institution)
The Missing Middle and the Social Contract Nancy Birdsall (Carnegie Endowment)
Income Inequality and Redistribution: New Evidence Branko Milanovic (The World Bank)
The Determinants of Social Policy in a Global Economy Ethan Kapstein (INSEAD)

Happiness in the U.S. and U.K. David Blanchflower (Dartmouth College)
Happiness and Democracy in Switzerland Alois Stutzer (University of Zurich)
Happiness and Mobility: Findings and Questions Carol Graham and Stefano Pettinato (The Brookings Institution)
Perceptions, Democracy and Economic Reform in Latin America Marta Lagos (Mori)

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