EC 1370 (Spring 2010)
Examples of Well Written Student Papers
More examples of well written student papers
Professor Loury’s Final Lecture
Papers on Labor Market Discrimination
Charles and Guryan on “Prejudice”
Pager and Western on “discrimination testers” in NYC
Pager on “discrimination testers” in Milwaukee
Urzua on Racial Labor Market Gaps
Lang and Manove on Education, Ability and Racial Wage Differences
Papers on Crime and Punishment
Loury-Western Daedalus Introduction
Loury Daedalus Essay
NY Times on court break for veterans
Rosen's NYTimes Magazine article on parole
Loury's John Jay Address
Michelle Alexander’s article on ‘The New Jim Crow’
Loury's Cato Essay
James Q Wilson's critique of Loury
Loury's rejoinder to Wilson
Loury NY Times essay on the Skip Gates arrest
Justice Policy Institute Report on Racial Effects of Drug Enforcement
Fagan paper on marijuana, race and the police in NYC
Prof. Loury's Tanner Lectures: Lecture I, Lecture II
Wacquant on Prisons and Ghettos
Steven Levitt on Falling Crime Rates
Tonry, " Malign Neglect" Chapter
1, Chapter 3
Meares, "Place and Crime"
Randall Kennedy's Chapter 9 on Race and Capital Punishment
Elliot Currie's Essay, 'The End of Justice'"
Notes on Bruce Western's Punishment and Inequality in America
Papers on Immigration
"The Minority Rights Revolution", Chapter 4
Waldinger, " The New Urban
"Paper on Mexican Immigration by Borjas and Katz"
"Hutchinson Commentary on Black-Immigrant Competition"
Papers on Affirmative Action
Richard Sander’s paper on Affirmative Action in Law Schools
Loury on AA at DC Circuit Court Judicial Conference, 1987
Loury, "Why Should We Care About Group Inequality"
Justice - Compensatory vs. Interpretative Approaches (essay on reparations)"
Fryer, Loury and Yuret, "Color
Blind Affirmative Action"
Loury, " Incentive
Effects of Affirmative Action"
"Affirmative Action and Its Mythology " (Fryer and Loury).
Loury Comments on Affirmative Action in South Africa and the US
Walter Benn Michaels, ‘The Trouble with Diversity’
Papers on Urban Poverty
Clampet-Lundquist and Massey on MTO
Katz and Colleagues on MTO
Sampson on MTO
Orlando Patterson on Gender Relations
Collins and Margo on Economic Effects of Urban Riots
Loury, "Comment on
Robert Solow's Tanner Lecture"
Traub, " What No School
Can Do "
Paul Tough on No Child Left Behind
Loic Wacquant's critique of Elijah Anderson
Elijah Anderson's reply to Loic Wacquant
Sampson and Raudenbush, "Perceiving Disorder"
Camille Charles, "Neighborhood Racial Composition Preferences"
Papers of Historical Relevance
Daniel Patrick Moynihan’s 1965 Report on the ‘Negro Family’
US Senate Apology
Katznelson Summary of "When Affirmative Action Was White"
Obama Race Speech
Lyndon Johnson's Howard University Speech
Luther King's Letter
Randall Kennedy’s 1997 essay, ‘My Negro Problem – And Ours’
Jerry Kang’s “Trojan Horses of Race”
Loury’s JEP paper on Discrimination
Self Censorship in Public
Two Cheers for Glenn Loury
Loury's Budapest Address
in Public Discourse (1987)
Loury’s 2008 Brown University Opening Convocation Address
B-) LECTURE NOTES
Lecture Notes on MTO Experiment (II)
Lecture Notes on the MTO Experiment
Lecture Note on Discrimination
Lecture Notes on the Anatomy of Racial Inequality
Lecture Notes on The Anatomy of Racial Inequality II
Lecture Note on Wacquant vs. Anderson
Lecture Note on Campaigning for Respect
Lecture Note on Culture and Causation
Lecture Note on Katznelson (II)
Lecture Note on Katznelson
Lecture Notes on Waldinger-Lichter
notes on Self Censorship
notes on Sugrue
Notes on Reputation Game
Notes on Skretny
Notes on " A Simple Investment Hiring Game"
Lecture Notes on Color Blindness
Lecture Notes on Urban Poverty
Lecture Notes on Affirmative Action
Lecture Notes on Black Reparations
Lecture Notes on Place and Crime
C-) DATA AND ILLUSTRATIONS
Lecture Slides on MTO
Loury’s SFI Presentation on AA
Slides on Mass Incarceration
Slides on the Economics of Discrimination
Sugrue Lecture Slides
Racial Inequality Slides
Mass Incarceration and American Values
Figures from "Ghettos and the Transmission of Ethnic Capital" by David Cutler, Edward Glaeser and Jacob Vigdor:
(figures 1, 2 and 3)
Tables and Figures
on Justice System and Race
Loury's self-censorship presentation
Slides on the Racial Achievement Gap
Lethal Elections Slides