Gender Interactions within Hierarchies: Evidence from the Political Arena
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We thank seminar participants at Boston University, Carlos III, CEMFI, Cornell University, ESSLE CEPR 2008, Harvard University, MILLS Milan, MIT and SAE 2008 for their insightful comments. We are also grateful to Fabio Albiani from the Italian Ministry of Interior for excellent assistance in data collection. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.