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The Resource The Black youth employment crisis, edited by Richard B. Freeman and Harry J. Holzer, (electronic resource)

The Black youth employment crisis, edited by Richard B. Freeman and Harry J. Holzer, (electronic resource)

Label
The Black youth employment crisis
Title
The Black youth employment crisis
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard B. Freeman and Harry J. Holzer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In recent years, the earnings of young blacks have risen substantially relative to those of young whites, but their rates of joblessness have also risen to crisis levels. The papers in this volume, drawing on the results of a groundbreaking survey conducted by the National Bureau of Economic Research, analyze the history, causes, and features of this crisis. The findings they report and conclusions they reach revise accepted explanations of black youth unemployment. The contributors identify primary determinants on both the demand and supply sides of the market and provide new information on i
Member of
Dewey number
331.3/46396073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • 1943-
  • 1957-
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  • Freeman, Richard B.
  • Holzer, Harry J.
Series statement
National Bureau of Economic Research project report
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  • African American youth
  • Unemployment
  • Empleo
Label
The Black youth employment crisis, edited by Richard B. Freeman and Harry J. Holzer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Black Youth Employment Crisis; Contents; Acknowledgments; I. The Black Youth Employment Crisis; II. The Nature And Pattern Of Change; III. Causes: Demand; IV. Causes: Supply; Appendix: NBER-Mathematica Survey of Inner-City Black Youth: An Analysis of the Undercount of Older Youths; List of Contributors; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn560661850
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 469 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226261829
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560661850
Label
The Black youth employment crisis, edited by Richard B. Freeman and Harry J. Holzer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Black Youth Employment Crisis; Contents; Acknowledgments; I. The Black Youth Employment Crisis; II. The Nature And Pattern Of Change; III. Causes: Demand; IV. Causes: Supply; Appendix: NBER-Mathematica Survey of Inner-City Black Youth: An Analysis of the Undercount of Older Youths; List of Contributors; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn560661850
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 469 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226261829
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560661850

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