Countries with more female politicians pass more ambitious climate policies, study suggests

People worried about global warming often want their leaders to enact ambitious climate policies. A recent study suggests that electing female politicians can help make that happen. Astghik Mavisakalyan is an economics professor at Australia‚Äôs Curtin University. She and a colleague examined the legislatures of 91 countries. They compared the percentage of seats held by … Continue reading Countries with more female politicians pass more ambitious climate policies, study suggests