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Table 7 Estimates of intergenerational earnings mobility within pooled immigrant groups and native comparison groups

From: Human capital transmission and the earnings of second-generation immigrants in Sweden

Geographic origin Regression estimates. Second generation immigrants Regression estimates. Native comparison group Rank. Second generation immigrants Correlation coefficient. Second generation immigrants Rank. Second generation immigrants IV. Second generation immigrants Rank. Second generation immigrants
1. Nordic countries 0.192 0.128 4 0.116 4 0.346 3
(0.007) (0.006)   (0.003)   (0.021)  
2. Southern Europe and Turkey 0.146 0.124 5 0.085 5 0.264 5
(0.028) (0.026)   (0.012)   (0.103)  
3. Eastern Europe 0.226 0.158 1 0.138 3 0.395 2
(0.012) (0.010)   (0.005)   (0.034)  
4. Western Europe, US and Canada 0.209 0.150 3 0.143 2 0.398 1
(0.013) (0.010)   (0.006)   (0.037)  
5. Africa and the Middle East 0.086 0.193 6 0.064 6 0.137 6
(0.046) (0.044)   (0.024)   (0.127)  
6. Latin America and Asia 0.222 0.144 2 0.154 1 0.274 4
  (0.051) (0.045)   (0.022)   (0.124)  
  1. Standard errors within parentheses.