"When at-risk youths come into contact with the arts, their academic achievement and their civic and social engagement improve"
Sunil Iyengar, Office of Research & Analysis Director at the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
To what point does art contribute to social integration? Talking about access to culture under conditions of equality with Sunil Iyengar.
“When grandparents contribute to childcare, the birth rate increases”
Aart Liefbroer, sociologist and researcher at the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute
Do we reproduce the behaviour of our parents? Aart Liefbroer talks to us about the intergenerational transmission of demographic behaviour.
“There is no real evidence to say this will be the first generation not to reach the standard of living of its parents”
Robert Erikson, researcher at the Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI) and professor at Stockholm University
Does education really remove social barriers? Robert Erikson analyses the degree of social mobility in advanced democracies.