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CentrePiece Article
Measuring the economic costs of discrimination: insights from Nazi Germany
Kilian Huber, Volker Lindenthal and Fabian Waldinger March 2019
Paper No' CEPCP549:
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CentrePiece 24 (1) Spring 2019


Tags: discrimination; antisemitism; firms; managers; stock prices; nazi germany

Kilian Huber and colleagues analyse the effects of the Nazis' purge of Jewish managers from German firms.

This article summarises ‘Discrimination, Managers, and Firm Performance: Evidence from “Aryanizations” in Nazi Germany’ by Kilian Huber, Volker Lindenthal and Fabian Waldinger, CEP Discussion Paper No. 1599