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Table 5 Effects of religious closeness according to the origin

From: Hiring discrimination based on national origin and religious closeness: results from a field experiment in the Paris area

Comparison by pair on the same job offers Difference between the callback rates (in % points) Student
French
Secular/Catholic 0.33 0.13
Secular/Muslim 11.67*** 4.49
Catholic/Muslim 11.33*** 4.40
North African
Secular/Catholic - 1 0.52
Secular/Muslim 5.33*** 3.06
Catholic/Muslim 6.33*** 3.47
  1. The student test statistics have been computed by the Bootstrap method on 10000 repetitions. *** : Significant at 1%.
  2. Source: calculations by the author.