Individual and Household Strategies
Social inequality can be slowed down or decreased by individual and collective strategies. In this project cluster the IISH studies two themes on individual and household strategies: Life Course Studies and Migration.
Life course studies
Social inequality can be slowed down or decreased by individual and collective strategies. The IISH research group studies both: individual life courses are the centre of the internationally renowned Historical Sample of the Netherlands (HSN), which – together with Statistics Netherlands (CBS) has recently developed a large programme that links patterns of social mobility to developments in social inequality between 1880 and 2000: ‘The rise and fall of equal opportunities. A long term, multidimensional, multi-generational approach to inequality in The Netherlands, 19th-21st century’.