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Racial disparities in legal outcomes: On policing, charging decisions, and criminal trial proceedings

From Policy Insights from the Behavioral and Brain Sciences (PIBBS) 2014 was replete with social unrest to protest police brutality and racial inequality. With many calling for policy reform to improve race problems in the U.S. criminal justice system, this research … Continue reading

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Meritocracy favors men over women

The paradox of meritocracy in organizations From Administrative Science Quarterly Managers embedded in performance-based merit systems were more likely to award larger bonuses to men than equally-performing women, according to this study. The research examined how managers might divide bonus … Continue reading

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