Economics of Race
Investigating race as a driver of economic destiny.
The vision of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 50 years later, and the relevance of his economic ideas today
Behind towering figures like Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King, Jr. were the taxi dispatchers, pharmacists, grocers, and other small business owners who were instrumental in making civil rights a reality.
This paper presents a model of mass incarceration in the United States, which has the largest proportion of its population imprisoned among advanced countries.