Gender differences in recruitment outcomes

Giovanni Russo, Jos van Ommeren

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Our results indicate that males and females have about the same probability of being hiredin a mixed pool of male and female applicants, independently of the type of vacancy. Theprobability of hiring a candidate of a certain sex is therefore determined by the gendercomposition of the pool of applicants who have selected themselves on the basis of jobcharacteristics, hiring standards and the type of sector.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationAmsterdam
PublisherFaculty of Economics and Business Administration, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Publication statusPublished - 1997

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NameResearch Memorandum


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