Definitions for vertical mobility
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word vertical mobility
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
movement from one social level to a higher one
Ref: ( upward mobility ); ( downward mobility ).
Vertical mobility refers to a person or group's movement up or down a status hierarchy. This is commonly referred to as social mobility, yet vertical mobility can also refer to any movement up or down a hierarchy of any kind, not necessarily related to social status in the same way that social mobility is.
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