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Race and economics : how much can be blamed on discrimination?

Author: Walter E Williams
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Hoover Institution Press. ©2011
Series: Hoover Institution Press publication, 599.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Williams applies an economic analysis to the problems black Americans have faced in the past and present to show that free-market resource allocation, as opposed to political allocation, is in the best interests of minorities"--Jacket.
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Williams, Walter E. (Walter Edward), 1936-
Race & economics.
Stanford, Calif. : Hoover Institution Press, ©2011
(DLC) 2011281462
(OCoLC)711756467
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Walter E Williams
ISBN: 0817912460 9780817912468 9780817912482 0817912487
OCLC Number: 961627962
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 174 pages).
Contents: Blacks today and yesterday --
Is discrimination a complete barrier to economic mobility? --
Race and wage regulation --
Occupational and business licensing --
Excluding blacks from trades --
Racial terminology and confusion --
Summary and conclusions.
Series Title: Hoover Institution Press publication, 599.
Responsibility: Walter E. Williams.

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