Revealing taste-based discrimination in hiring: a correspondence testing experiment with geographic variation

The standard Correspondence Testing Experiment (CTE) does not identify whether employer prejudice, as opposed to statistical discrimination, drives discriminatory behaviour when hiring. This article proposes a new methodology using geographic variation to explore the link between employer attitudes...

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Volume: 19
Main Author: Carlsson, Magnus
Rooth, Dan-Olof
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Taylor & Francis 01.12.2012
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published in: Applied economics letters Vol. 19; no. 18; pp. 1861 - 1864
ORCID: 0000-0001-8887-5677
0000-0002-5620-4745
Data of publication: 12/1/2012
ISSN: 1350-4851
1466-4291
EISSN: 1466-4291
Discipline: Economics
Series: Applied Economics Letters
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