Race, Gender and Job Market

Here is another article in Financial times on race, gender and Job market dynamics. I have written on this issue in this blog here and here. This article talks about how some institutions are moving towards color/race blind. This means bye-bye to affirmative actions in universities etc. However on the other hand we have people with … Continue reading Race, Gender and Job Market


Gender pay gap

This new article in Bloomberg argues that the gender pay gap may not necessarily be because of discrimination. This is in contrary to the evidence I have written about in my last article on this topic here.

Economics of job market

This is an interesting article in mint on how looks can affect your job prospects.  An excerpt from the article.. “Most of us, regardless of our professed attitudes, prefer as customers to buy from better-looking salespeople, as jurors to listen to better-looking attorneys, as voters to be led by better-looking politicians, as students to learn from … Continue reading Economics of job market