90 seconds of science - Professor José Tavares

by Nova SBE on .

90A study reveals that implementing a gender quota in a democratic political system is only effective if it is high enough to convince the best qualified women to compete. A share of less than 25% may be ineffective in capturing the interest of potential female candidates.

José Tavares, a professor at Nova SBE, is the author of the study, published in Economica journal.

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