Race and access to job interviews
Dr Lee Hwok Aun, Department Of Development Studies, Faculty of Economics and Administration ,Universiti Malaya | Muhammed Abdul Khalid, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
An investigation into racial discrimination in the private sector labor market hiring in Peninsular Malaysia. Scholars from UM conducted a field experiment by sending fictitious résumés of Malay and Chinese fresh graduates, differentiated by quality, to real job advertisements. Interesting outcomes.