Nea presidential address: Identity, markets, and persistent racial inequality
AbstractThis paper contrasts competing theories and evidence on the nature and significance of African American racial identity. In particular, we seek to examine whether race is best understood as a set of values and behaviors or whether race is best understood as a social norm.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Springer in its journal The Review of Black Political Economy.
Volume (Year): 32 (2004)
Issue (Month): 1 (September)
Other versions of this item:
- Mason, Patrick L., 2004. "NEA presidential address: identity, markets, and persistent racial inequality," MPRA Paper 11330, University Library of Munich, Germany.
- Z1 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics
- A13 - General Economics and Teaching - - General Economics - - - Relation of Economics to Social Values
- J15 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of Minorities, Races, Indigenous Peoples, and Immigrants; Non-labor Discrimination
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