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How Does Geography Matter in Ethnic Labor Market Segmentation Process?

Authored by: Melody Kramer on May 3, 2021

In the context of continuing influxes of large numbers of immigrants to the United States, the urban labor market segmentation along the lines of race/ethnicity, gender, and class has drawn considerable growing attention. Using a confidential dataset extracted from the … Read More

Housing Values and Eminent Domain

Authored by: Melody Kramer on May 3, 2021

This study will use data from the American Community Survey (ACS), American Housing Survey (AHS), and Decennial Censuses to examine the impact of eminent domain takings decisions on housing values in geographic areas affected by those decisions. Most of the … Read More

Demographic Generating A Geographic Wage Comparison Index

Authored by: Melody Kramer on May 3, 2021

This research will create a new implementation of the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) comparable wage index (CWI), based on confidential data from the 2005-2009 American Community Survey (ACS). The CWI is an annual measure of uncontrollable variation in … Read More