Accession Number : AD0703926

Title :   THE EFFECT OF DISCRIMINATION ON EARNINGS: EVIDENCE FROM MILITARY TEST SCORE RESULTS,

Corporate Author : CENTER FOR NAVAL ANALYSES ARLINGTON VA

Personal Author(s) : O'Neill,Dave M.

Report Date : 03 FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The purpose in the paper is to utilize data on the test scores of young men on the Armed Forces Qualification Test (AFQT) in order to make estimates of what the relative importance of current and past discrimination were in explaining 1960 racial differentials in earnings. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MANPOWER, SALARIES), (*SOCIOMETRICS, LABOR), FACTOR ANALYSIS, EDUCATION, ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), STATISTICAL PROCESSES, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, APTITUDE TESTS

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Sociology and Law
      Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE