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Competition in the Promised Land : Black Migrants in Northern Cities and Labor Markets.

By: Boustan, Leah Platt.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.National Bureau of Economic Research Publications: Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2016Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (217 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781400882977.Subject(s): African Americans--Migrations--History--20th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Competition in the Promised Land : Black Migrants in Northern Cities and Labor MarketsDDC classification: 305.896073 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- CHAPTER 1 Black Migration from the South in Historical Context -- CHAPTER 2 Who Left the South and How Did They Fare? -- CHAPTER 3 Competition in Northern Labor Markets -- CHAPTER 4 Black Migration, White Flight -- CHAPTER 5 Motivations for White Flight: The Role of Fiscal/Political Interactions -- Epilogue Black Migration, Northern Cities, and Labor Markets after 1970 -- References -- Index.
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- CHAPTER 1 Black Migration from the South in Historical Context -- CHAPTER 2 Who Left the South and How Did They Fare? -- CHAPTER 3 Competition in Northern Labor Markets -- CHAPTER 4 Black Migration, White Flight -- CHAPTER 5 Motivations for White Flight: The Role of Fiscal/Political Interactions -- Epilogue Black Migration, Northern Cities, and Labor Markets after 1970 -- References -- Index.

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Leah Platt Boustan is professor of economics at the University of California, Los Angeles, and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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