Do gender quotas pass the test ? Evidence from academic evaluations in Italy ∗

  • Manuel Bagues, Mauro Sylos-Labini, Natalia Zinovyeva
  • Published 2014


This papers studies how the presence of women in academic committees affects the chances of success of male and female candidates. We use evidence from Italy, where candidates to Full and Associate Professor positions are required to qualify in a nation-wide evaluation known as Abilitazione Scientifica Nazionale. This evaluation was conducted between 2012… (More)

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