Bean counting ignores structural inequalities

Deepshikha Chatterjee, an Assistant Professor in Organisational Psychology, argues that noncitizen scientists in the US are structurally disadvantaged in a system that offers them fewer opportunities in training but later measures them against their citizen peers as if both groups had started on a level playing field.

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Chatterjee, D. Bean counting ignores structural inequalities. Nat Hum Behav 3, 1003–1004 (2019).

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