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The Racial Unemployment Gap in Long-Run Perspective


  • Fairlie, Robert W
  • Sundstrom, William A


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  • Fairlie, Robert W & Sundstrom, William A, 1997. "The Racial Unemployment Gap in Long-Run Perspective," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 87(2), pages 306-310, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:87:y:1997:i:2:p:306-10

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