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Searching for Efficient Enforcement: Officer Characteristics and Racially Biased Policing (with Billy R. Close), Review of Law & Economics (2008)

This study empirically investigates whether racial and ethnic differences in police searches of stopped drivers...

 

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Searching for efficient enforcement: officer characteristics and racially biased policing (with Billy R. Close), Review of Law and Economics (2007)

This study empirically investigates whether racial and ethnic differences in police searches of stopped drivers...

 

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After the Traffic Stops: Officer Characteristics and Enforcement Actions (with Billy R. Close), The B.E. Journals in Economic Analysis & Policy (2006)

This study examines the relationship between officer characteristics and racially biased policing. In particular, we...

 

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Intergenerational Mobility and Interracial Inequality: The Return to Family Values, Industrial Relations (2006)

This paper investigates two questions. First, what is the relative importance of the components of...

 

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The economics of identity: The origin and persistence of racial identity norms (with William A. Darity and James B. Stewart), Journal of Economic Organization and Behavior (2006)

This study uses evolutionary game theory to model the relationship between racial identity formation and...

 

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Stigmatization and Racial Selection after September 11, 2001 (with Andrew Matella) (2014)

During the 2000s Arab and Islamic American racial identity selection was subjected to an exogenous...

 

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Immigrant assimilation and male racial labor market inequality (2014)

At the height of the US civil rights movement in the mid-1960s foreign-born persons were...

 

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Hispanic ancestry and racial self-identity: empirical effects of social interactions (2014)

This paper empirically examines the effects on social interactions on Hispanic racial identification. Social interactions...

 

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Towards an understanding of modern policing norms: social identity, organization identity, and efficient policing (with Billy R. Close) (2014)

This study examines the relationship between bureaucratic identity, social identity and policing outcomes. We utilize...

 

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Immigration and African American wages and employment: critically appraising the empirical evidence (2013)

This paper critically assesses the empirical evidence on the relationship between immigration and African American...