The effects of housing market discrimination on earnings inequality

Samuel L. Myers, William A. Darity, Kris Marsh

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    Examines the empirical relationship between residential segregation in a metropolitan area and racial wage disparities in the same metropolitan area; details the correlation between loan denial rates and racial wage disparities in MSAs and accounts for competing factors explaining these patterns; concludes that eradicating residential segregation or diminishing racial gaps in loan denials will not have any immediate impact on narrowing earnings gaps.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationThe Integration Debate
    Subtitle of host publicationCompeting Futures for American Cities
    PublisherRoutledge Taylor & Francis Group
    Number of pages11
    ISBN (Print)0203890469, 9780203890462
    StatePublished - Jul 8 2009

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