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Unformatted text preview: Gender stereotypestaste for discrimination Statistical discrimination Past legaciespay discrimination Equal Pay Act (EPA) 1963 gave women opportunity to sue; class action suits. However, $$ and time consuming Secrecy, same jobs, different wages Professional Raters Point Assignments & Actual Wages Women: ascribed characteristicsnurturing and caring, thus, did not have to be compensated for natural traits Men: Ex. Auto Mechanicacquired/learned skills, paid based on learning for complex skills...
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- Spring '11