Residential preferences and neighborhood racial segregation: A test of the schelling segregation model

  title={Residential preferences and neighborhood racial segregation: A test of the schelling segregation model},
  author={William A. V. Clark},
  • W. Clark
  • Published 1 February 1991
  • Economics
  • Demography
The debate over the role of the forces that create the patterns of residential separation has identified neighborhood preferences as one of the explanatory variables, but although we possess some empirical data on the nature of neighborhood racial preferences, the theoretical contributions have received only limited empirical evaluation. Among the theoretical statements. Schelling’s model of the effects of small differences in preferences on residential patterns has provided a basic building… 

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