Politics & Policy

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Osborn and Kreitzer Continue to Study Women Running for Office

Tracy Osborn, Director, Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science, and Director of the Politics and Policy Research Program, together with Rebecca Kreitzer, Assistant Professor of Political Science at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, are continuing their work this summer on "Gender Equality in Public Policy." The two are studying groups who recruit women candidates for public office, and their success in getting women to run for office.

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Politics & Policy

The Politics and Policy Program conducts research on local, state, national and international government and politics, and how these politics affect the creation of public policy.  We also consider whether and to what extent governments “work” and the implications of government design.