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Discrimination in employment
Journal Article
Self-assessed vs. statistical evidence of racial discrimination: The case of indigenous Australians

This paper provides new insights on the labour market discrimination faced by indigenous Australians one of the most disadvantaged indigenous populations in developed countries...

Discrimination in employment Employees Ethnic relations
Working Paper
Institutionalizing segregation: Conditional cash transfers and employment choices

Some claim that certain forms of social protection, conditional cash transfers in particular, result in perverse incentives for recipients in order to stay eligible for receiving benefits...

Discrimination in employment Segregation Transfer payments
Presentation
ASREC Europe 2016

The Association for the Study of Religion, Economics and Culture (ASREC) held a conference at the University of Copenhagen on 16-17 May 2016.

16 May 201617 May 2016
Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Building 26, Copenhagen, Denmark
Past event
Working Paper
Self-assessed versus statistical evidence of labour market discrimination: The case of indigenous Australians

We assess the relative importance of statistical residual-based measures of discrimination in determining indigenous Australians’ perceptions of discrimination in the labour market...

Discrimination in employment Employees Ethnic relations
Working Paper
Searching for religious discrimination among Anganwadi workers in India: An experimental investigation

This paper examines whether, in India, discriminatory practices by government-employed child caregivers along religious lines, lead to differential health outcomes among the care receiving children...

Discrimination in employment Field experiments Health
Working Paper
Affirmative action policies and the evolution of post-apartheid South Africa’s racial wage gap

Racial wage inequality and discrimination have pervaded South African society for centuries. Apartheid legislation cemented these disparities by institutionalizing white job reservation and many other unfair practices...

Discrimination in employment Equality and inequality Labor
Working Paper
Employment status and educational attainment among disabled Ghanaians

People with disabilities in Ghana and other developing economies are discriminated against in many fundamental elements of human empowerment such as education and employment...

Discrimination in employment Education Employee rights
Journal Article
Gender and distributional preferences: Experimental evidence from India

We conduct a lab experiment to assess whether gender of dictators and recipients, and distributional preferences affect allocations in a modified dictator game where both parties perform a cognitive task and the resulting pie to be split is the sum o...

Discrimination in employment Equality and inequality Women
Working Paper
Gender and distributional preferences: Experimental evidence from India

We conduct a lab experiment to assess whether gender of dictators and recipients, and distributional preferences affect allocations in a modified dictator game where both parties perform a cognitive task and the resulting pie to be split is the sum o...

Discrimination in employment Equality and inequality Women
Book
African Youth and the Persistence of Marginalization: Employment, politics, and prospects for change

The much heralded growth and transformation of many economies in sub-Saharan Africa over the last decade continues to receive prominent attention in academic scholarship and among policy practitioners...

Discrimination in employment Economic development Rural development
Journal Article
Supporting Women Entrepreneurs in Tunisia

Whether policy support should be designed differently for women entrepreneurs is a particularly relevant question...

Discrimination in employment Entrepreneurship Women
Book Chapter
Two for the Price of One?: The Contribution to Development of the New Female Elites

From the book: The Role of Elites in Economic Development

Discrimination in employment Economic development Education, Higher
Book Chapter
Foundations of Minority Communities: Resident Koreans in Japan

From the book: Urbanization and Development in Asia

Discrimination in employment Emigration and immigration Regional economics
Working Paper
Supporting Women Entrepreneurs in Tunisia

Whether policy support should be designed differently for women entrepreneurs is a particularly relevant question...

Discrimination in employment Entrepreneurship Women
Blog
Female Entrepreneurship in Developing Countries

Maria Minniti and Wim Naudé In recent years, the rate of new business formation by women has significantly outpaced the rate of new business formation by men across all ethnic groups in the USA...

Discrimination in employment Economic development Entrepreneurship
Working Paper
Foundations of Minority Communities: Resident Koreans in Japan

This paper discusses the development of Korean communities in Japan from their origins in the late nineteenth century through their stabilization following the Second World War...

Discrimination in employment Emigration and immigration Regional economics
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