Policy Pub: "Equal Opportunity? Discrimination in the workplace and marketplace"

Policy Pub is a recurring series of plain-language talks by faculty of the College of Social Sciences and Public Policy on issues that affect everyone, with a Q&A/dialogue session following the brief presentation. The series continues this fall with a virtual "Pubinar" format that allows participants to access the presentation and discussion from their own homes.

Assistant Professor of Economics Mackenzie Alston discusses research into whether companies discriminate when they are choosing who to hire and studies that show customers discriminate, too. She will also talk about how this discrimination can affect job applicants and sellers.

Unlike Zoom meetings where every participant is visible to all others "in the room," the webinar format features a moderator and a presenter on screen, sharing visual materials related to the topic of the night. 

Attendees can submit questions or comments through a written chat option to interact with the facilitator, speaker and other attendees.

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When you register, you will be sent a Zoom link to join the webinar.

Tuesday, October 12 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm

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Speakers & Lectures, Webinars, Free to the Public

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Colleges, College of Social Sciences and Public Policy, Social Sciences and Public Policy



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