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Estudio experimental de discriminación de mercado de trabajo: Sexo, clase social y vecindario en Chile


  • David Bravo
  • Claudia Sanhueza
  • Sergio Urzua


En este trabajo se estudia la presencia o falta de discriminación sexual. El estudio consistió en enviar currículos vitae ficticios en respuesta a solicitudes reales de personal publicadas semanalmente en el periódico El Mercurio, de Santiago. Se envió una gama de currículos estrictamente equivalentes en términos de formación profesional y experiencia laboral de los solicitantes, los cuales se diferenciaron únicamente en sexo, nombre y apellido, y lugar de domicilio. Los resultados no mostraron ninguna diferencia significativa en cuanto a los niveles de respuesta entre los diversos grupos, por contraste con lo que se descubrió en otros estudios internacionales.

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  • David Bravo & Claudia Sanhueza & Sergio Urzua, 2008. "Estudio experimental de discriminación de mercado de trabajo: Sexo, clase social y vecindario en Chile," Research Department Publications 3243, Inter-American Development Bank, Research Department.
  • Handle: RePEc:idb:wpaper:3243

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