William A. Darity

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics

Boshamer Professor

Chapel Hill, NC 27599

United States

Duke University - Department of Economics

213 Social Sciences Building

Box 90097

Durham, NC 27708-0204

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

The Political Economy of Education, Financial Literacy, and the Racial Wealth Gap

Review, Vol. 99, Issue 1, pp. 59-76, 2017
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2019
Darrick Hamilton and William A. Darity
The New School - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
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Measuring the Evolution of Inequality in the Global Economy

INEQUALITY AND INDUSTRIAL CHANGE: A GLOBAL VIEW, Chapter 8, James K. Galbraith and Maureen Berner, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2001
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2011
James K. Galbraith, Jiaqing "Jack" Lu and William A. Darity
University of Texas at Austin - Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Intellectual Property Market Advisory Partners(IPMAP), LLC and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
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The Color of Wealth in Boston

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, University of Massachusetts Boston - Department of Economics, Independent, Agnes Scott College, The New School - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
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racial gap, racial inequality, wealth gap, wealth inequality, net worth, asset poor, Boston, nonwhite, Hispanic, assets, debts, black, caribbean black

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Does Welfare Dependency Cause Female Headship? The Case of the Black Family

Journal of Marriage and Family, Vol. 46, No. 4 (November 1984), pp. 765-779
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 08 Dec 2013
William A. Darity and Samuel Myers
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
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economic motivation, black families, female, welfare dependency, female headship, AFDC benefit rates

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Changes in Black Family Structure: Implications for Welfare Dependency

The American Economic Review, Vol. 73, No. 2, Papers and Proceedings of the Ninety-Fifth Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association (May, 1983), pp. 59-64
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 03 Oct 2013
William A. Darity and Samuel Myers
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
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Exploring Black Welfare Dependency

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Economic Insecurity in the Family Tree and the Racial Wealth Gap

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Jun 2019
Jermaine Toney, Darrick Hamilton and William A. Darity
Cornell University, The New School - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
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stratification economics, wealth, race, middle income, economic insecurity, Oaxaca-Blinder decomposition

7.

Racial Earnings Disparities and Family Structure

Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 65, No. 1, 1998
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Dec 2013
William A. Darity, Samuel Myers and Chanjin Chung
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs and Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
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racial earnings, gaps, family structure, black families, log-eanings equations, family heads, race discrimination, gender discrimination, female discrimination, endowment differences

8.

Public Policy and the Condition of Black Family Life

Review of Black Political Economy, Summer-Fall 1984
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 10 Dec 2013
William A. Darity and Samuel Myers
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
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public policy, black life, conditions

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'If It Shall Seem Just and Proper': The Effect of Race and Morals on Alimony and Child Support Appeals in the District of Columbia, 1950-1980

Journal of Family History, 1998, 23: 441
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Dec 2013
Sheila Ards, William A. Darity and Samuel Myers
University of Minnesota, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
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morals, alimon, child suppor, appeals, District of Columbiam, gaps, judicial arbitrainess, regression analysis, black inner cycle, pre-no-fault era

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Why Did Black Relative Earnings Surge in the Early 1990s?

Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. 35, No. 2 (June 2001), pp. 533-542
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Dec 2013
William A. Darity and Samuel Myers
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
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black earnings, sustained prosperity, Black Relative Earnings, surge, 1990's

Revisiting Occupational Crowding in the United States: A Preliminary Study

Feminist Economics, Vol. 4, No. 3, 1998
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Dec 2013
Karen J. Gibson, William A. Darity and Samuel Myers
Portland State University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
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Occupational segregation, race, gender, employment discrimination

Revisiting Occupational Crowding in the United States: A Preliminary Study

Feminist Economics, Vol. 4, No. 3, Fall 1998
Posted: 03 Dec 1998
Karen J. Gibson, William A. Darity and Samuel L. Myers, Jr.
Portland State University, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs

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Keynote Conversation

Review, Vol. 99, Issue 1, pp. 103-120, 2017
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2019
Ray Boshara and William A. Darity
Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics
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Growth, Trade and Uneven Development

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Vol. 29, Issue 1, pp. 141-170, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
William A. Darity and Lewis Davis
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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Growth, International trade, Uneven development, Classical political economy, Increasing returns

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Secular Changes in the Gender Composition of Employment and Growth Dynamics in the North and the South

World Development, Vol. 28, Issue 7, July 2000
Posted: 10 Jul 2001
Korkut Erturk and William A. Darity
University of Utah - College of Social & Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics

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trade liberalization, gender relations, female share of employment, North and South

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The Impact of Psychological and Human Capital on Wages

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 35, No. 4, October 1997
Posted: 07 Jan 1998
Arthur H. Goldsmith, Jonathan R. Veum and William A. Darity
Washington and Lee University, Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC) and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics

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