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The Economics Of Affirmative Action

Harry J. Holzer og David Neumark

Edward Elgar 2004 736 s. ISBN 1-84376-117-3
Bogomtale fra forlaget.

Affirmative action programs are a unique social experiment, whose consequences deserve great attention in efforts to help disadvantaged groups. By gathering the best economic studies on affirmative action, this volume offers a valuable antidote to the ideological controversy that too often surrounds the subject. Evidence, not rhetoric, is needed, and here it is in one compendium.’ – Richard Freeman, Harvard University, US