Blau and Duncan's data on the American occupational structure

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Description

Sample of 20,700 subjects for which 5 variables are measured:

V : Father's educational attainment,
X : Father's occupational status,
U : educational attainment,
W : Status of first-job,
Y : Status of occupation in 1962.

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Format

A list providing a summary of the data. The list contains:

blauduncan$means : the mean vector,
blauduncan$stddev : the vector of standard deviations,
blauduncan$corr : the correlation matrix, and
blauduncan$n : the sample size.

Source

Blau, P. \& Duncan, O. (1967) The American Occupational Structure. New York: Wiley. (See p.13 and p.169).

References

Spirtes, P., Glymour, C. \& Scheines, R. (2000) Causation, Prediction, and Search. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press. (See pp.105-108).

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