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Judicial Ingroup Bias in the Shadow of Terrorism

Moses Shayo and Asaf Zussman.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Demographic Economics; Economic Sociology; Microeconomics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 11494 words.

We study ingroup bias—the preferential treatment of members of one's group—in naturally occurring data, where economically significant allocation decisions are made under a strong...

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Trusting Neighbours or Strangers in a Racially Divided Society: Insights from Survey Data in South Africa

Dorrit Posel and Tim Hinks.

in Journal of African Economies

January 2013; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Data Collection and Date Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs; Economic Sociology; Labour Discrimination; Analysis of Collective Decision-making. 8381 words.

In this paper, we investigate reported measures of trust in South Africa, collected in the 2008 National Income Dynamics Study. In particular, we compare responses to two questions asked of...

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Understanding inequality through the lens of cultural processes: on Lamont, Beljean and Clair ‘What is Missing? Cultural Processes and Causal Pathways to Inequality’

Douglas S. Massey, Leslie McCall, Donald Tomaskovic-Devey, Dustin Avent-Holt, Philippe Monin, Bernard Forgues and Tao Wang.

in Socio-Economic Review

July 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare Economics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Health, Education, and Welfare; Labour Discrimination; Economic Sociology. 0 words.

The preceding article by Lamont, Beljean and Clair (LBC) entitled ‘What is Missing? Cultural Processes and Causal Pathways to Inequality’ invites us to extend our socio-economic imagination...

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