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error in this sentence

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janny Newbie | Next Rank: 10 Posts Default Avatar
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error in this sentence

Post Fri Sep 15, 2006 8:36 am
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    HI, Guys, could you please tell me what's wrong with this sentence


    Not all employment selection mechanisms that have a "disparate effect," that is, that screen out a percentage of minorities or women disproportionate with their presence in the relevant labor market, are unlawful.

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    Post Tue Sep 19, 2006 12:15 am
    This is the correct way of stating this sentence...


    Not all employment selection mechanisms that have a "disparate effect," that is, that screen out a disproportionate percentage of minorities or women to their presence in the relevant labor market. are unlawful.

    disproportionate to - correct idiom

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    Post Fri Sep 22, 2006 7:11 am
    Thanks, prachipareekh

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