Divergent Paths: Structural Change, Economic Rank, and the Evolution of Black-White Earnings Differences, 1940-2014
NBER Working Paper No. 22797
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We are grateful to Paul Eliason, Olga Kozlova and Quinn McInerney for excellent research assistance. We also thank Joe Altonji, Peter Arcidiacono, Leah Boustan, David Card, Joe Hotz, Larry Katz, Damon Jones, Pat Kline, Thomas Lemieux, Bob Margo, Enrico Moretti, Marianne Wannamaker and seminar and conference participants at Duke, Princeton, UCLA, and the NBER for many helpful comments and suggestions. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.