Some Ceilings Have More Cracks

  title={Some Ceilings Have More Cracks},
  author={Amy Erica Smith and Karon Monaghan},
  journal={The American Review of Public Administration},
  pages={50 - 71}
In recent decades, representative bureaucracy has been a core area of interest, both in theory and in practice, in public administration. The focus on representative bureaucracy is important because the characteristics of bureaucrats influence the nature, scope, and implementation of public policies. Integrating management literature on men and women in leadership with existing work on representative bureaucracy, this study constructed a new data set examining the distribution of women in… 

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