The Economics of Discrimination: Evidence from Basketball

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Kahn, Lawrence M.;
  • Publisher: Bonn: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
  • Subject: Ethnische Diskriminierung | Sportler | USA | race | gender | J71 | L83 | Professioneller Sport | Arbeitsmarktdiskriminierung | discrimination, race, gender, basketball | Ballsport | basketball | Discrimination | Geschlechterdiskriminierung
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This Chapter reviews evidence on discrimination in basketball, primarily examining studies on race but with some discussion of gender as well. I focus on discrimination in pay, hiring, and retention against black NBA players and coaches and pay disparities by gender amo... View more
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