What Meritocracy Means to its Winners: Admissions, Race, and Inequality at Elite Universities in The United States and Britain
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- Miles Corak, 2013.
"Income Inequality, Equality of Opportunity, and Intergenerational Mobility,"
Journal of Economic Perspectives,
American Economic Association, vol. 27(3), pages 79-102, Summer.
- Corak, Miles, 2013. "Income Inequality, Equality of Opportunity, and Intergenerational Mobility," IZA Discussion Papers 7520, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
- Lisa J. Dettling & Joanne W. Hsu & Lindsay Jacobs & Kevin B. Moore & Jeffrey P. Thompson, 2017. "Recent Trends in Wealth-Holding by Race and Ethnicity : Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances," FEDS Notes 2017-09-27, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
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- Harvard Prof: Merit-Based Admissions "Reproduce Inequality"
by Tyler Durden in Zero Hedge on 2018-09-10 23:05:22
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Keywordsmeritocracy; admissions; affirmative action; race; United States; Britain;
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- B - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology
- N - Economic History
- P - Economic Systems
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