Participant Info

First Name
Martha
Last Name
Johnson
Country
University
Mills College
Keywords
gender, foreign aid, bureaucracy
Availability
Media Contact

Personal Info

About Me

Women’s representation in national politics across sub-Saharan Africa; foreign aid and state capacity; politics of state capacity and bureaucratic performance in Africa; regional expertise in Francophone West Africa

Recent Publications

2015. Donor Requirements and Pockets of Effectiveness in Senegal’s Bureaucracy. Development Policy Review 33 (6): 783-804.

2014. State-Building in De Facto States: Somaliland and Puntland Compared. Africa Today 60(4): 3-23. (co-authored with Meg S. Smaker, Mills student)

2014. Ethnic Politics and Women’s Empowerment in Africa: Ministerial Appointments to Executive Cabinets. American Journal of Political Science 58(2): 495-510. DOI: 10.1111/ajps.12075 (co-authored with Leonardo R. Arriola)

2011. Lobbying for Trade Barriers: A Comparison of Poultry Producers’ Success in Cameroon, Senegal, and Ghana. Journal of Modern African Studies 49(4): 575-599.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Senegal

Research Areas

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