Workplace Discrimination

  • Protesters gather to the #unteilbar demonstration in Berlin, Germany, October 13, 2018

    Commentary

    Berlin Protests Highlight Need for Sound Employment Discrimination Laws in Germany

    Germany has a legal tradition and a strong constitution that promotes equality for all those living within its borders. That tradition could end up being a factor as German policymakers consider whether it is advantageous for the nation as a whole that the newest members of its society should have the necessary legal protections to succeed socially and economically.

    Nov 15, 2018

  • Journal Article

    Gender and Physician Specialization and Practice Settings in Ecuador: A Qualitative Study

    More women than men are now doctors in Ecuador, but gender norms still exert strong influence on female physicians' choice of specialty and practice setting.

    Dec 8, 2016

  • A military job fair in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida

    Report

    10 FAQs About Veterans' Transitions to Civilian Life

    The transition from military service to the civilian world can be challenging, especially for veterans with no prior civilian work experience and those with injuries or disabilities. A decade of research addressing these veterans' issues is summarized in ten questions and answers.

    May 23, 2016

  • Panel discussion at screening of Food Chains on February 11, 2015

    Content

    A Movement to Ensure Fairness for Farmworkers

    A screening of the documentary Food Chains was followed by a discussion about farmworkers and their contribution to agriculture and our food supply.

    Feb 11, 2015

  • Journal Article

    Discouraged Workers? Job Search Outcomes of Older Workers

    To what extent can the elderly readily find suitable jobs? In the context of a theoretical job search model, we examine the decision to search for a job and the probability of transitioning to employment using a large sample of non-workers from the Health and Retirement Study.

    Dec 31, 2005

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    Patrick Button

    NIH/NIA Postdoctoral Scholar
    Education Ph.D. in economics, UC Irvine; M.A. in economics, University of Toronto; B.A. in economics, University of Regina

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    Kirsten M. Keller

    Senior Behavioral Scientist; Associate Director, Manpower, Personnel, and Training Program, RAND Project AIR FORCE; Faculty Member, Pardee RAND Graduate School
    Education Ph.D. in industrial/organizational psychology, University of Maryland; M.A. in industrial/organizational psychology, University of Maryland; B.A. in psychology, Franklin and Marshall College

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    Maria C. Lytell

    Associate Director, Personnel, Training, and Health Program, RAND Arroyo Center
    Education Ph.D. in industrial-organizational psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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    David Schulker

    Associate Policy Researcher
    Education Ph.D. in policy analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School; MPhil in policy analysis, Pardee RAND Graduate School; BS in economics, U.S. Air Force Academy