Gender and energy policy making under the first Merkel government

@inproceedings{Wiliarty2011GenderAE,
  title={Gender and energy policy making under the first Merkel government},
  author={Sarah Elise Wiliarty},
  year={2011}
}
Previous research has argued that female and male policy makers do not differ except on gendered policy issues, but little empirical research has actually examined the influence of a leader's gender in non-gendered policy areas. This article examines policy making under Chancellor Merkel in energy policy (not gendered), and compares it to policy making in reconciliation policy (a gendered issue). Significant changes in reconciliation policy were carried out under the leadership of Merkel's… CONTINUE READING