New Discussion Paper on the Role of Women in Political Power on School Closures during COVID Times
News from Mar 02, 2023
New discussion paper by N. Danzer, S. Garcia-Torres, M. Steinhardt and L. Stella on "Women in Political Power and School Closure during COVID Times".
In their work they explore the relationship between women's representation in political power and school closures during the COVID-19 pandemic. Using a cross-country dataset in Europe, they document a striking negative relationship between the share of female members in national governments and school closures.