A Short Note on Discrimination and Favoritism in the Labor Market

We extend Becker’s model of discrimination by allowing firms to have discriminatory and favoring preferences simultaneously. We draw the two-preference parallel for the marginal firm, illustrate the implications for wage differentials, and consider the implied long-run equilibrium. In the short-run,...

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Volume: 17
Main Author: Salamanca, Nicolas
Feld, Jan
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: BERLIN De Gruyter 01.01.2017
WALTER DE GRUYTER GMBH
published in: The B.E. journal of theoretical economics Vol. 17; no. 1
ORCID: 0000-0002-6596-843X
0000-0003-3816-6607
Data of publication: 2017-1-1
ISSN: 2194-6124
1935-1704
1935-1704
EISSN: 1935-1704
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
J31
J70
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Web of Knowledge
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