The Economics of Discrimination.

@article{Alchian1957TheEO,
  title={The Economics of Discrimination.},
  author={Armen Albert Alchian and Gary Stanley Becker},
  journal={Journal of the American Statistical Association},
  year={1957},
  volume={53},
  pages={1047}
}
  • A. Alchian, G. Becker
  • Published 1 October 1957
  • Economics
  • Journal of the American Statistical Association
This second edition of Gary S. Becker's The Economics of Discrimination has been expanded to include three further discussions of the problem and an entirely new introduction which considers the contributions made by others in recent years and some of the more important problems remaining. Mr. Becker's work confronts the economic effects of discrimination in the market place because of race, religion, sex, color, social class, personality, or other non-pecuniary considerations. He demonstrates… 
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