Accession Number:

AD0731246

Title:

Racial Discrimination in Organized Baseball,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Report Date:

1970-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

61.0

Abstract:

Differences in earnings for individuals of equal ability but different color would be a relatively unambiguous measure of discrimination in the labor market. The professional athlete follows such an occupation. This study explores the i mpact of race on salary, assignment, and promotion in major league baseball. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE