A Study in Propaganda

March 1979
National Review;3/30/1979, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p405
The article comments on a series of articles about unemployment among African American teenagers published in the newspaper "New York Times" from March 11 to March 14, 1979. It cites the reasons behind the increasing unemployment rate among African American teenagers. It explores the views of National Bureau of Economic Research head Arthur Burns on the link between the minimum wage and African American teenage unemployment. It criticizes the assessment presented in the articles.


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