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Professor Gøsta Esping-Andersen FBA

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About this Fellow

Comparative welfare states, social stratification and inter-generational mobility, family demography and the transformation of gender relations in advanced societies



Current post

  • Professor of Sociology, Universita Pompeu Fabra

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Sociology, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017

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