TITLE

The shifting state of black ghettos

AUTHOR(S)
Whitman, David
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/18/93, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines a forthcoming analysis of the 1990 census by researcher Paul Jargowsky that confirms that the borders of ghettos, and the residents within them, can shift dramatically over time and shows that strong job markets substantially reduce inner-city poverty among black Americans. Increase in the number of blacks who live in urban ghettos; Shortcomings in Jargowsky's analysis; Questions that can be answered.
ACCESSION #
9301140234

 

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