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Affirmative action: What do we know?

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  • Harry J. Holzer

    (Georgetown Public Policy Institute)

  • David Neumark

    (University of California, Irvine)

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An Erratum for this article has been published in Journal of Policy Analysis and Management,26(1), 215.

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  • Harry J. Holzer & David Neumark, 2006. "Affirmative action: What do we know?," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 25(2), pages 463-490.
  • Handle: RePEc:wly:jpamgt:v:25:y:2006:i:2:p:463-490
    DOI: 10.1002/pam.20181
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