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Labor economics : problems in analyzing labor markets / edited by William Darity, Jr
Bib ID 1165198
Format BookBook
Description Boston : Kluwer Academic, c1993 
308 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0792392604 (alkaline paper)
Series

Recent economic thought series.

Full contents
  • I. Unemployment. Ch. 1. Keynes, Cambridge, and the New Keynesian Economics / Michael Syron Lawlor. Ch. 2. Labor Economics and Unemployment: An Historian's Perspective / Alexander Keyssar
  • II. How Labor Markets Really Work. Ch. 3. The Impact of Formal On-the-Job Training on Unemployment and the Influence of Gender, Race, and Working Lifecycle Position on Accessibility to On-the-Job Training / Alfred J. Field and Arthur H. Goldsmith. Ch. 4. Empirical Tests of Labor Market Equilibrium: An Evaluation / James Heckman and Thomas MaCurdy. Ch. 5. Labor Market Segmentation Theory: Reconsidering the Evidence / William T. Dickens and Kevin Lang
  • III. Race, Discrimination, and Competition. Ch. 6. Labor Markets and Racial Inequality / Jeremiah Cotton. Ch. 7. Racial Inequality and Racial Conflict: Recent Developments in Radical Theory / Rhonda M. Williams
  • IV. Culture, Ethnicity, and Poverty.
  • Ch. 8. Culture and Human Capital: Theory and Evidence or Theory Versus Evidence? / Stephen A. Woodbury. Ch. 9. Labor Economics and Public Policy: Dominance of Constraints or Preferences? / E. Michael Foster.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Labor economics.  |  Labor market.
Other authors/contributors Darity, William A., 1953-

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