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Race, Poverty, and Domestic Policy$
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C. Henry

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780300095418

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300095418.001.0001

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Earnings of Black and White Youth and Their Relation to Poverty

Earnings of Black and White Youth and Their Relation to Poverty

(p.449) 16 Earnings of Black and White Youth and Their Relation to Poverty
Race, Poverty, and Domestic Policy

Philip M. Gleason

Glen G. Cain

Yale University Press

This chapter examines the relationship between employment of black and white youth and their family income and poverty status. It utilizes the Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP) to analyze the question of racial differences in youth employment in a historical context. The chapter describes the trends of youth employment and family poverty by race nationwide from 1955 to 1995 between blacks and whites.

Keywords:   employment, family income, poverty, Survey of Income and Program Participation, SIPP, youth employment, family poverty

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