Year

1991

DOI

10.17848/9780585255859

Abstract

This book explores the effects of discrimination on the economic outcomes of various societal groups.

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Download 1. Introduction / Emily P. Hoffman (485 KB)

Download 2. Discrimination in Labor Markets / Edward P. Lazear (987 KB)

Download 3. Discrimination Within the Family / Paul J. Taubman (1.0 MB)

Download 4. The Deteriorating Economic Circumstances of Children / Barbara L. Wolfe (1.3 MB)

Download 5. Underclass and Overclass / William A. Darity, Jr. (1.1 MB)

Download 6. The Federal Anti-Bias Effort / Jonathan S. Leonard (1.7 MB)

Download 7. The Uses and Limits of Statistical Analysis in Measuring Economic Discrimination / Glen G. Cain (1.6 MB)

Download 8. Occupational Segregation and the Earnings Gap / Marianne A. Ferber, Carole A. Green (1.1 MB)

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Papers ... originally presented during the 1989-1990 academic year as the 26th annual Public lecture series organized by the Department of Economics at Western Michigan University

ISBN

9780880991124 (cloth) ; 9780880991117 (pbk.) ; 9780585255859 (ebook)

Subject Areas

LABOR MARKET ISSUES

Essays on the Economics of Discrimination

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Hoffman, Emily P., ed. 1991. Essays on the Economics of Discrimination. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. https://doi.org/10.17848/9780585255859

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