Meta-analysis of field experiments shows no change in racial discrimination in hiring over time

@article{Quillian2017MetaanalysisOF,
  title={Meta-analysis of field experiments shows no change in racial discrimination in hiring over time},
  author={Lincoln Quillian and Devah Pager and Ole Hexel and Arnfinn H. Midtb{\o}en},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences},
  year={2017},
  volume={114},
  pages={10870 - 10875}
}
Significance Many scholars have argued that discrimination in American society has decreased over time, while others point to persisting race and ethnic gaps and subtle forms of prejudice. The question has remained unsettled due to the indirect methods often used to assess levels of discrimination. We assess trends in hiring discrimination against African Americans and Latinos over time by analyzing callback rates from all available field experiments of hiring, capitalizing on the direct… 

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