DISCRIMINATION TESTS – METHODOLOGY AND ITS IMPLEMENTATION
26th of November 2010, 10.00-14.30
Institute of Public Affairs,
Szpitalna 5/22, Warsaw
The workshop is dedicated to theoretical and practical aspects of conducting discrimination tests in employment, housing, and product markets. The first part will be focused on the experimental method and field experiments testing for discrimination. The second will include presentation of results of the pilot correspondence test of immigrant discrimination in hiring carried out in Poland by the researchers of the Institute of Public Affairs.
Opening: Why have we decided to conduct discrimination tests in Poland?
Justyna Frelak, the Institute of Public Affairs
Presentation: Alternative ways of measuring and explaining discrimination.
Dr Kinga Wysieńska, Collegium Civitas and the Institute of Public Affairs
Presentation: Field experiments of discrimination: How are they done and what do they tell us?
Dr Judy Rich, University of Portsmouth