VALUING THE VOTE

THE REDISTRIBUTION OF VOTING RIGHTS AND STATE FUNDS FOLLOWING THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT OF 1965

The Voting Rights Act of 1965, called one of the most effective pieces of civil rights legislation in U.S. history, generated dramatic increases in black voter registration across the South. We ask whether the increase in black voting rights was accompanied by an increase in blacks’ share of public...

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Volume: 129
Main Author: Elizabeth U. Cascio
Ebonya Washington
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: CARY Oxford University Press 01.02.2014
OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
published in: The Quarterly journal of economics Vol. 129; no. 1; pp. 379 - 434
Data of publication: 20140201
ISSN: 0033-5533
1531-4650
EISSN: 1531-4650
Discipline: Economics
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