TITLE

DISCRIMINATION, MONOPSONY, AND UNION POWER IN THE BUILDING TRADES

AUTHOR(S)
Landon, John; Peirce, William
PUB. DATE
April 1972
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Apr72, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines interrelationships among wages, racial discrimination, market concentration and union power. Use of cross-sectional data for the building trades in a number of U.S. cities to test the consistency of labor market theory with observed phenomena; Gary S. Becker's analysis of discrimination in competitive labor markets.
ACCESSION #
5989810

 

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