Economics and discrimination, Volume 1
This two-volume set consists of theoretical and empirical writings on economic discriminaiton based upon race, gender and ethnicity with an international emphasis. It should be a useful reference for scholars interested in the analysis of economic inequality between ascriptively differentiated groups. The work of economists spanning the ideological spectrum from John Roemer to Thomas Sowell is represented in this collection of articles.
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S Dex and P J Sloane 1988 Detecting and Removing
Augustin Kwasi Fosu 1992 Occupational Mobility of Black
Charles Brown 1984 BlackWhite Earnings Ratios Since
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