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University of Manchester
Gender, democratization, politics, institutions, feminist institutionalism
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My main research interests lie in the fields of comparative politics/political economy with a focus on gender and politics, international political economy, transitions to democracy, and governance and institutions.

Recent Publications

Authored book
Georgina Waylen. Engendering Transitions. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.

Edited book

Georgina Waylen, Gender, Politics and Institutions in Bachelet’s Chile, Palgrave 2016.
Shirin M Rai Georgina Waylen. New Frontiers in Feminist Political Economy. IAFFE Advances in Feminist Economics. London: Routledge, 2013.
Georgina Waylen Karen Celis Johanna Kantola Laurel Weldon. Oxford Handbook of Gender and Politics. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
Shirin M. Rai and Georgina Waylen. Global Governance. Houndmills: Palgrave, 2008.

Journal Articles

Georgina Waylen. “Engendering the ‘Crisis of Democracy’: Institutions, Representation and Participation’.” Government and Opposition 50, no. 3(2015) : 495-521.
Georgina Waylen. “A Seat at the Table – is it enough? Gender, Multi party negotiations and institutional design in South Africa and Northern Ireland.” Politics & Gender 10, no. 4(2014) : 495-523.
Georgina Waylen. “Informal Institutions, Institutional Change, and Gender Equality.” Political Research Quarterly 67, no. 1(2014) : 212-223.
Louise Chappell and Georgina Waylen. “Gender and the Hidden Life of Institutions.” Public Administration 91, no. 3(2013) : 599-615.
Georgina Waylen. “Gender Matters in Politics.” The Political Quarterly 38, no. 1(2012) .

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