Measuring Women's Political Leadership, a New Method

Joshi, Devin & Goehrung, Ryan. 2018. "Conceptualizing and Measuring Women's Political Leadership: From Presence to Balance." Politics and Gender.

This paper proposes a new method for accurately measuring the level of women's political leadership in any given country. We apply this women's political leadership index (WPLI) to the Asian region to show its usefulness, but the same approach can be used in any other country or region.

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