The Impact of Affirmative Action on the Employment of Minorities and Women over Three Decades: 1973-2003

  • Fidan Ana Kurtulus
  • Published 2011


What role has affirmative action played in the growth of minority and female employment in U.S. firms? This paper analyzes this issue by comparing the employment of minorities and women at firms holding federal contracts and therefore mandated to implement affirmative action, and non-contracting firms, over the course of three decades spanning 19732003. It… (More)


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