Institute for Social Science Research
Sex Ratio Imbalance Among Los Angeles Afro-Americans
- Author(s): Tucker, M. Belinda
- et al.
This paper explores the social structural implications of a male shortage among Afro-Americans living in Los Angeles County, California from two perspectives: (1) the relationship between the sex ratio and selected hypothesized consequences of sex ratio imbalance and (2) the economic cost of non-marriage for women.