Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

August 18, 2001
Human subjects and the social sciences will be discussed at the American Sociological Association's Annual Meeting
On August 19, Director of the Office of Human Research Protections (OHRP), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Greg Koski, will discuss social science research involving human subjects and the ethics involved at the American Sociological Association's Annual Meeting in Anaheim, CA.

Earnings inequality between black and white men in the private sector greatest at the top
At the beginning of the 1990s, black men working in the most highly paid private sector jobs earned 20 percent less than similar white workers, a racial disparity far greater than in lower paid jobs, according to a recent study by Eric Grodsky and Devah Pager, University of Wisconsin-Madison. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to