APSA Best Paper Award

Eline Severs (VUB, POLI), Karen Celis (VUB, POLI) and Petra Meier (University of Antwerp) received a best paper award of the "Women and Politics" section of the American Political Science Association (APSA).

They received the award for their paper "Determining the quality of women's substantive representation: A comparative analysis of Muslim women's voice and recognition in the Belgian headscarf debates". The researchers received the award during a ceremony at the APSA 2014 Conference in Washington DC.