An analysis of racial differences in wage distributions

Marjorie Baldwin, John A. Bishop

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Abstract

This article examines how black-white wage ratios vary over the wage distribution. We find that black women have nearly closed the racial wage gap at all wage levels. For men, the racial wage gap increases with wages.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)91-95
Number of pages5
JournalEconomics Letters
Volume37
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes

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Racial differences
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An analysis of racial differences in wage distributions. / Baldwin, Marjorie; Bishop, John A.

In: Economics Letters, Vol. 37, No. 1, 1991, p. 91-95.

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Baldwin, Marjorie ; Bishop, John A. / An analysis of racial differences in wage distributions. In: Economics Letters. 1991 ; Vol. 37, No. 1. pp. 91-95.
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