The Price of Prejudice: Labour Market Discrimination on the Grounds of Gender and Ethnicity

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Bassanini , Andrea; Saint-Martin , Anne;
(2008)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Subject: employment gaps | [ SHS.ECO ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Economies and finances | anti-discrimination laws | gender gaps | field experiments | field experiments,employment gaps,gender gaps,anti-discrimination laws
    mesheuropmc: health care economics and organizations

Despite some progress, there is still evidence of discrimination on the grounds of gender and ethnic or racial origins in OECD labour markets. Field experiments show pervasive ethnic discrimination in many countries. We show indirect cross-country/time-series evidence t... View more
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