ATHENS, GA - CIRCA 2007: Close up view of the Georgia Arch on the University of Georgia Bulldogs campus in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Dot Paul/University of Georgia/Collegiate Images/Getty Images)

A study conducted by University of Georgia professor of public administration and policy J. Edward Kellough found that the increase in government contracting with private companies resulted in the reduction in the hiring of female, Hispanic and African American employees. The study analyzed the representation of women and minorities in 16 federal agencies between 2010 […]