Interview with Dr. Scott Decker on the Consequences of a Prison Record for Employment


In February 2014, Dr. Scott Decker, Arizona State University, gave a seminar in NIJ's Research for the Real World series about his research on the impact of race, gender and prison records on finding employment.

Before the seminar, we sat down with Dr. Decker for an interview to discuss his findings and their policy implications.  

We also recorded Dr. Decker's full presentation Consequences of a Prison Record for Employment: How Do Race, Ethnicity & Gender Factor In?


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