Racial Disparities in the Labor Market
Abstract: Current research tells us that racial gaps in wages, employment, and labor participation have widened over recent decades. Many factors contribute to these disparities, including difficult to measure dynamics like discrimination, criminal conviction history, and skills gaps.
Keywords: racial disparities;
JEL Classification: J21;
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Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Part of Series: Workforce Currents
Publication Date: 2018-02-28