English title: Cultural transmission of civicness

Author(s): Martin Ljunge -

Language: English

Type: Journal article

Year: 2012

Abstract

This paper estimates the intergeneration transmission of civicness by studying second generation immigrants in 29 European countries. There is a significant transmission of civicness both on the mother’s and father’s side. The estimates provide evidence on the transmission of trustworthiness.

Volume: 117

Issue: 1

From page no: 291

To page no: 294

Refereed: Yes

DOI: 10.1016/J.ECONLET.2012.05.027

Journal: Economics Letters