NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Powerful Women: Does Exposure Reduce Bias?

Lori A. Beaman, Raghabendra Chattopadhyay, Esther Duflo, Rohini Pande, Petia Topalova

NBER Working Paper No. 14198
Issued in July 2008

---- Acknowledgements -----

The views expressed in this paper are those of the authors and do not implicate the International Monetary Fund, its management, its Executive Board, or the National Bureau of Economic Research. We thank Ash Center Harvard, Nike Foundation, MIT, YCIAS Yale, and UNICEF for funding, Alexandra Cirone, Catherine Lee and Kudzai Takavarasha for research assistance, and Prasid Chakraborty and the SRG team for outstanding fieldwork. We also thank Abhijit Banerjee, Tim Besley, Shawn Cole, Dominic Leggett and numerous seminar participants for comments.

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