Want To Make More Money? Don't "Sound Black." Or Southern!

Over on the New York Times "Freakonomics" blog, Steven D. Levitt tackles the issue of "sounding black." Specifically: As it relates to one's salary. Levitt's University of Chicago colleague, Jeffrey Grogger, compared the wages of people who "sound black" when they talk to those who do not. Apparently, if you "sound… »7/08/08 3:00pm7/08/08 3:00pm