For many years in California, car washes would advertise Ladies’ Day: On one day during the week, a woman could have her car washed for a price lower than what a man would pay. Some people argued that this was a form of sexual discrimination. A California court accepted the argument and ruled that car washes could no longer have a Ladies’ Day. Do you think that this was a case of sexual discrimination or price discrimination? Explain your answer.

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Roger A. Arnold
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337617383

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For many years in California, car washes would advertise Ladies’ Day: On one day during the week, a woman could have her car washed for a price lower than what a man would pay. Some people argued that this was a form of sexual discrimination. A California court accepted the argument and ruled that car washes could no longer have a Ladies’ Day. Do you think that this was a case of sexual discrimination or price discrimination? Explain your answer.

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