Sean King

My photo
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

Monday, July 7, 2008

"How Much Does It Cost You in Wages if You 'Sound Black?'"

Steven Levitt has the answer over at the NYT's Freakonomics blog.

On a related note, I've always felt that parents who give children stereotypical names that allow their child to be type-cast do a great disservice, and that's true whether the name happens to be "Shamiqua" or "Jethro."

No comments: