We use cookies to provide essential features and services. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies .


Warehouse Stock Clearance Sale

Grab a bargain today!

Audit Studies


Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

PART I: The Theory Behind and History of Audit Studies.- Chapter 1. An Introduction to Audit Studies in the Social Sciences (S. Michael Gaddis).- Chapter 2. Making it Count: Discrimination Auditing and the Activist Scholar Tradition (Frances Cherry and Marc Bendick, Jr.).- Chapter 3. Discrimination in the Labour Market: A Register of (Almost) All Correspondence Experiments Since 2005 (Stijn Baert).- PART II: The Method of Audit Studies: Design, Implementation, and Analysis.- Chapter 4. Technical Aspects of Correspondence Studies (Joanna Lahey and Ryan Beasley).- Chapter 5. An Introduction to Conducting Email Audit Studies (Charles Crabtree).- Chapter 6. To Match or Not to Match? Statistical and Substantive Considerations in Audit Design and Analysis (Mike Vuolo, Christopher Uggen, and Sarah Lageson).- PART III: Nuance in Audit Studies: Context, Mechanisms, and the Future.- Chapter 7. Opportunities and Challenges in Designing and Conducting a Labor Market Resume Study (William Carbonaro and Jon Schwarz).- Chapter 8. The Geography of Stigma: Experimental Methods to Identify the Penalty of Place (Max Besbris, Jacob William Faber, Peter Rich, Patrick Sharkey).- Chapter 9. Emerging Frontiers in Audit Study Research: Mechanisms, Generalizability, and Variation (David S. Pedulla).

About the Author

S. Michael Gaddis is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at UCLA. His work explores the causes and consequences of racial and educational inequality, often through experiments. He has led the data collection efforts on nearly a dozen field and survey experiments. His research has been published in the American Journal of Sociology, Social Forces, and Sociological Science, among other outlets.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
People also searched for
This title is unavailable for purchase as none of our regular suppliers have stock available. If you are the publisher, author or distributor for this item, please visit this link.
Back to top