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Discrimination in the Paulistano Labor Market

Molly C. Ball

in Navigating Life and Work in Old Republic São Paulo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781683401667
eISBN:
9781683402336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401667.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter evaluates the degree of gender, racial, and national discrimination facing Paulistanos using firm-level employment records and complementary education and job evidence. By distinguishing ... More


Competition in Northern Labor Markets

Leah Platt Boustan

in Competition in the Promised Land: Black Migrants in Northern Cities and Labor Markets

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691150871
eISBN:
9781400882977
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691150871.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter shows that northern employers used black migrants more interchangeably with other black workers than with similarly skilled white workers in the North. The lack of substitutability ... More


Strategic Issues for Hispanic Entrepreneurs—Credit Access

Alberto Dávila and Marie T. Mora

in Hispanic Entrepreneurs in the 2000s: An Economic Profile and Policy Implications

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780804777933
eISBN:
9780804788014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804777933.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter addresses how Hispanic entrepreneurs fared with regards to accessing credit in the first decade of the 2000s. Hispanic entrepreneurs were more likely than their non-Hispanic counterparts ... More


Navigating Life and Work in Old Republic São Paulo

Molly C. Ball

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781683401667
eISBN:
9781683402336
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401667.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This book examines the experiences of São Paulo’s diverse working class as they encountered rapid urbanization and industrialization brought on by the coffee boom during Brazil’s Old Republic ... More


Explaining the Reversal in the Trend of Older Workers’ Employment Rates: The Case of France

Didier Blanchet, Antoine Bozio, Corinne Prost, and Muriel Roger

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Working Longer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226619293
eISBN:
9780226619323
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226619323.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

A significant upturn in labor force participation rates has been observed in France and other developed countries since the beginning of the 2000s, after having reached a very low point at the turn ... More


Talents, Types, and Tags: What Is the Relevance of the Endowment Tax Debate?

Henk Vording

in Philosophical Foundations of Tax Law

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198798439
eISBN:
9780191839436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198798439.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law, Company and Commercial Law

The academic debate on taxation of talents (or endowments) concentrates on moral arguments concerning personal liberty, entitlement as the results of effort, innate advantages, and luck. This ... More


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