Images go through a verification process to prevent fake profiles and cat-fishing. Some of us are ready to embrace it: What's Working: This meant that I was able to compare more similar people occupation-wise, making any remaining income differences after all the other controls more likely to be because of their sexual orientation! Canada U. Gay marriage was by far the most controversial of the policies, and if I was wanting to use the presence of these laws as a proxy in my model for acceptance by citizens and employers within the state, it would make sense that the most debated laws might be the most influential to the citizens.
Similar studies in other fields have typically claimed this portion to be discrimination. I ran 8 different versions of this model, changing out the independent variable to look at states with different laws regarding gay marriage. Are they Really Gay? Like so:
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