New stuff by Mala Htun, including working papers

Mala Htun and S. Laurel Weldon, The Logics of Gender Justice: State Action on Women’s Rights around the World. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. Order it here.


Mala Htun, Francesca R. Jensenius, and Jami Nelson Nuñez, “Gender Discriminatory Laws and Women’s Economic Agency,” Paper under review at Social Politics, 2018.

Mala Htun and Francesca Jensenius, “Aspirational Laws as Weak Institutions: Legislation to Combat Violence against Women in Mexico,” Chapter in edited volume by Daniel M. Brinks, Steven Levitsky, and Victoria Murillo (under review), Weak Institutions in Latin America, 2018.

Contreras, Carlos and Htun, Mala and Jensenius, Francesca R and Sonntag, Melanie and Tinkler, Justine, “Effects of Mandatory Sexual Misconduct Training at UNM,” Paper presented at Midwest Political Science Association Annual Meeting, April 5-8, 2018.

Carey, John M. and Carman, Kevin and Clayton, Katherine and Horiuchi, Yusaku and Htun, Mala N. and Ortiz, Brittany, “Who Wants to Hire a More Diverse Faculty? A Conjoint Analysis of Faculty and Student Preferences for Gender and Racial/Ethnic Diversity,” (June 27, 2017. Updated April 2018). Available at SSRN.

Michael Chwe, Mala Htun, Francesca R. Jensenius, Adria Lawrence, David Samuels, David Singer, “Benefits and Pitfalls of Google Scholar.” Forthcoming in PS: Politics and Society. 2018.

Mala Htun and Francesca R. Jensenius, “Comparative analysis for theory development: Lessons from a study of women’s empowerment,” under review at QMMR newsletter.

Mala Htun, Francesca R. Jensenius, and Melanie Sayuri Sonntag, “Forging Ikumen: On State Efforts to Redefine Masculinity in Japan.” Paper for APSA, 2017.

Clara Araújo, Anna Calasanti, and Mala Htun, “Women, Power, and Policy in Brazil,” in Leslie Schwindt Bayer, ed., Gender and Representation in Latin America (New York: Oxford University Press, 2018).

Mala Htun and Courtney Jung, “Critical Dialogue. Lactivism and Inclusion without Representation.” Perspectives on Politics, 2017.

Mala Htun and S. Laurel Weldon, “States and the Logic of Gender Justice,” in Kimberly Morgan and Ann Shola Orloff, eds. Many Hands of the State (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017).