Everything You Think You Know About Women and Politics is Wrong
The Washington Post's "She the People" blog chats with Jen about her research with Richard Fox and Danny Hayes - most of which revisits a lot of the conventional wisdom regarding women and politics.
Don't tell Hillary! Women Lack Ambition, Confidence to Succeed in Politics: Study
The Washington Times discusses Jen and Richard Fox's American Political Science Review (APSR) article.
The APSR article reveals that the gender gap in political ambition is just as big among college students as adult potential candidates. But it's almost non-existent among high school students.
It is impossible to deny the substantial progress women have recently made in government and politics. Over the course of the last 30 years alone, the number of women in Congress has more than tripled. . .
Do Traditional Gender Roles Affect Women's Political Ambition?
In her first article post at the Brookings Institution, Jen addresses the question of whether family roles and responsibilities affect a potential candidate's political career.