By Michelle Holder
This e-book analyzes the prestige and place of African American males within the U.S. hard work industry sooner than, in the course of, and after the nice Recession. utilizing a version of occupational crowding, the e-book outlines how the illustration of African American males in significant occupational different types virtually universally declined through the contemporary recession while white non-Hispanic males have been in a position to retain their occupational illustration within the face of stunning activity losses. utilizing US Census Bureau information, this booklet illustrates how African American males sought to insulate their crew from devastating activity losses by way of expanding their academic attainment in a role marketplace the place employers exercised extra leverage in hiring. even if, this procedure was once not able to guard this crew from disparate task losses as African American males turned extra marginalized within the team through the nice Recession. coverage methods to deal with excessive African American male unemployment are defined within the ultimate chapter.
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African American Men and the Labor Market during the Great Recession by Michelle Holder