Women’s Policy Journal – Spring 2018 Issue

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editors Remarks

I got it from my mama

Marie Perrot

 

THE GENDER GAP

REPROGRAMMING THE PATRIARCHY: Combatting gender Bias in Machine Learning

Sara Kassir

 

UNDERPAID AND IMPRISONED: How the Gender Wage Gap Disproportionately Hurts Incarcerated Women

Shaniqua McClendon

 

“POVERTY IS SEXIST”

Marie Perrot

 

DE-BIASING THE HIRING PROCESS THROUGH BEHAVIORAL DESIGN

Nikoleta Sremac

 

WOMEN IN POST-CONFLICT GOVERNANCE

FROM CONFLICT TO STABILITY IN SIERRA LEONE: The Role of Women in Governance

Christy Lowe

 

ANALYZING FEMALE LABOR FORCE PARTICIPATION IN AFGHANISTAN

Ishani Desai, Li Li

 

WOMEN WAGING PEACE: The Fate of the Women, Peace, and Security Act in 2018

Alexandra Schmitt

 

REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS

“WE SAY TO GIRLS”

Marie Perrot

 

THE MISSING GIRLS: Responding to Female Feticide and Infanticide in India

Gulika Reddy

 

POLICING THE UTERUS: How State Paternalism Threatens Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health

Namrata Raju

 

THE GLOBAL GAG RULE: The Unintended Consequences of US Abortion Policy Abroad

Emily Ausubel

 

SPECIAL SECTION ON SEXUAL ASSAULT

COMBATING THE ENEMY WITHIN: Sexual Assault in the British Armed Forces

Emily Benn

 

#METOO SERIES INTRODUCTION

Natalia Cote-Munoz

 

#METOO STORIES

Anonymous

 

EMPOWERMENT

“WONDER WOMAN”

Adam Giorgi

 

THE WONDER WOMEN

Shannon Thomas

 

“THE FUTURE IS FEMALE”

Marie Perrot