Abel, Andrew B. (1985) Precautionary saving and accidental bequests. American Economic Review 75, 777–791.
Acemoglu, Daron and Autor, David H. (2011) Skills, tasks and technologies: Implications for employment and earnings. In Ashenfelter, Orley and Card, David (eds.), Handbook of Labor Economics, vol. 4, part B, pp. 1043–1171. Amsterdam: Elsevier.
Aguiar, Mark and Hurst, Erik (2007) Measuring trends in leisure: The allocation of time over five decades. Quarterly Journal of Economics 122, 969–1006.
Alonso-Carrera, Jaime, Caballé, Jordi, and Raurich, Xavier (2012) Fiscal policy, composition of intergenerational transfers. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 84, 62–84.
Alonso-Carrera, Jaime, Caballé, Jordi, and Raurich, Xavier (2016) Intergenerational Mobility, Occupational Decision and the Distribution of Wages. Barcelona GSE working papers series 945.
Autor, David H. and Dorn, David (2013) The growth of low-skill service jobs and the polarization of the US labor market. American Economic Review 103, 1553–1597.
Autor, David H., Katz, Lawrence F., and Kearney, Melissa S. (2006) The polarization of the U.S. labor market. American Economic Review 96, 189–194.
Becker, Gary S. and Tomes, Nigel (1986) Human capital and the rise and fall of families. Journal of Labor Economics 4, S1–S38.
Behrman, Jere R., Pollak, Robert A., and Taubman, Paul (1995) The wealth model: Efficiency in education and distribution in the family. In Behrman, Jere R., Pollak, Robert A., and Taubman, Paul (eds.), From Parent to Child: Intra-household Allocations and Intergenerational Relations in the United States, pp. 138–182. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
Behrman, Jere R., Gaviria, Alejandro, Székely, Miguel, Birdsall, Nancy, and Galiani, Sebastián (2001) Intergenerational mobility in Latin America. Economía 2, 1–44.
Bø, Erlend E., Halvorsen, Elin, and Thoresen, Thor O. (in press) Heterogeneity of the Carnegie Effect. Journal of Human Resources. doi:10.3368/jhr.54.3.0915.7366R1
Blanden, Jo (2013) Cross-country rankings in intergenerational mobility: A comparison of approaches from economics and sociology. Journal of Economic Surveys 27, 38–73.
Brown, Jeffrey R., Coile, Courtney C., and Weisbenner, Scott J. (2010) The effect of inheritance receipt on retirement. Review of Economics and Statistics 92, 425–434.
Carnegie, Andrew (1962) The Gospel of Wealth and other Timely Essays. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
Checchi, Daniele, Ichino, Andrea, and Rustichini, Aldo (1999) More equal but less mobile? Education financing and intergenerational mobility in Italy and in the US. Journal of Public Economics 74, 351–393.
Chevalier, Arnaud, Denny, Kevin, and McMahon, Dorren (2009) A multi-country study of inter-generational educational mobility. In Dolton, Peter, Asplund, Rita, and Barth, Erling (eds.), Education and Inequality Across Europe. Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, USA: Edward Elgar.
Cochell, Perry L. and Zeeb, Rodney C. (2005) Beating the Midas Curse. Portland, OR: Heritage Institute Press.
Cox, Donald (2014) Inheritance, Bequests, and Labor Supply. IZA World of Labor.
Degan, Arianna and Thibault, Emmanuel (2016) Dynastic accumulation of wealth. Mathematical Social Sciences 81C, 66–78.
Doepke, Matthias and Zilibotti, Fabrizio (2008) Occupational choice and the spirit of capitalism. Quarterly Journal of Economics 123, 747–793.
Dynarski, Susan (2002) The behavioural and distributional implications of aid for College. American Economic Review (Papers and Proceedings) 92, 279–285.
Eckstein, Zvi and Zilcha, Itzhak (1994) The effects of compulsory schooling on growth, income distribution and welfare. Journal of Public Economics 54, 339–359.
Elinder, Mikael, Erixson, Oscar, and Ohlsson, Henry (2012) The impact of inheritances on Heirs' labor and capital income. B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy 12, 1–35.
Galor, Oded and Moav, Omer (2004) From physical to human capital accumulation: Inequality and the process of development. Review of Economic Studies 71, 1001–1026.
Galor, Oded and Moav, Omer (2006) Das Human-Kapital: A theory of the demise of the class-structure. Review of Economic Studies 73, 85–117.
Galor, Oded and Zeira, Joseph (1993) Income distribution and macroeconomics. Review of Economic Studies 60, 35–52.
Gradstein, Mark (2008) Endogenous Reversals of Fortune. IZA discussion paper 469.
Hertz, Tom, Jayasundera, Tamara, Piraino, Patrizio, Selcuk, Sibel, Smith, Nicole, and Verashchagina, Alina (2008) The inheritance of educational inequality: International comparisons and fifty-year trends. The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy 7, Article 10.
Holtz-Eakin, Douglas, Joulfaian, David, and Rosen, Harvey S. (1993) The Carnegie conjecture: Some empirical evidence. Quarterly Journal of Economics 108, 413–435.
Holtz-Eakin, Douglas, Joulfaian, David, and Rosen, Harvey S. (1994) Entrepreneurial decisions and liquidity constraints. RAND Journal of Economics 25, 334–347.
Joulfaian, David and Wilhelm, Mark O. (1994) Inheritance and labor supply. Journal of Human Resources 29, 1205–1234.
Joulfaian, David and Wilhelm, Mark O. (2006) Inheritance and Saving. NBER working paper 12569.
Karasiotou, Pavlina (2012) Education and the labor market. Reflets et Perspectives de la Vie Économique 51, 51–72.
Keane, Michael P. (2002) Financial aid, borrowing constraints, and college attendance: Evidence from structural estimates. American Economic Review (Papers and Proceedings) 92, 293–297.
Kindermann, Fabian, Mayr, Lukas, and Sachs, Dominik (2017) Inheritance Taxation and Wealth Effects on the Labor Supply of Heirs. Society of Economic Dynamics, 2017 Meeting Papers 1046.
Prescott, Edward C. (2004) Why do Americans work so much more than Europeans? Federal Reserve of Minneapolis Quarterly Review 28, 2–13.
Yaari, Menahem E. (1965) Uncertain lifetime, life insurance, and the theory of the consumer. Review of Economic Studies 32, 137–150.
Zilcha, I. (2003) Intergenerational transfers, production and income distribution. Journal of Public Economics 87, 489–513.
Zylberberg, Y. (2013) Dynastic Income Mobility. Manuscript.