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Title The Wealth of races : the present value of benefits from past injustices / edited by Richard F. America.

Imprint New York : Greenwood Press, 1990.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  E441 .W395 1990    Available  ---
Description xix, 219 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Contributions in Afro-American and African studies, 0069-9624 ; no. 132
Contributions in Afro-American and African studies ; no. 132.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Overview and summary: Forty Acres and a mule: placing a price tag on oppression / William Darity, Jr. -- Economic History and the current benefits and costs of slavery: Past history and current policy: the legacy of salvery / Stanley L. Engerman. Who pays for slavery? / Roger L. Ransom and Richard Sutch. An appraisal of the estimated rates of slave exploitation / Sheryl Bailey-Williams -- Slavery and the economics of discrimination: Black labor in the American economy since emancipation: What are the legacies of history? / Warren C. Whatleyand Gavin Wright. A calculation and comparison of the current benefits of slavery and an analysis of who benefits / Larry Neal. Estimated present value of income diverted during slavery / James Marketti.
Black exploitation and white benefits: the Civil War income revolution / Richard Vedder, Lowell Gallaway, and David C. Klingaman. Slave exploitation in neoclassical economics: criticism and an alternative direction / Susan F. Feiner and Bruce B. Roberts -- Achieving racial equality through restitution: Racial inequality and reparations / David H Swinton. An illustrative estimate: the present value of the benefits from racial discrimination, 1929-1969 / Berkeley working paper #1. Income transfers: are they compensation for past discrimination? / Sheldon Danziger and Peter Gottschalk. The social debt to blacks: a case for affirmative action / Stanley H. Masters. What was lost: the cost of slavery and discrimination for blacks / Lynn C. Burbridge. Achieving parity through reparations / Robert S. Browne.
Subject Slavery -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Race discrimination -- United States -- Costs.
Restitution -- United States.
Indexed Term Racial discrimination
United States
Added Author America, Richard F.
Added Title Races
ISBN 0313257531 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)