This project was supported by the Political Science program of the National Science Foundation
About the Authors
J. Kevin Corder, Western Michigan University
Kevin Corder is a professor of political science at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo. His research has appeared in the
American Political Science Review, The Journal of Politics, and other outlets in
political science and public administration. Much of his work focuses on
economic policy, and he is the author of two books on the Federal Reserve
System. In 2013, Dr. Corder received a Fulbright–Schuman European
Affairs program grant to study the regulation of banks in Malta and
the United Kingdom. He shared a National Science Foundation grant
and the Carrie Chapman Catt prize with Christina Wolbrecht for the
research design that inspired Counting Women’s Ballots.
Christina Wolbrecht, University of Notre Dame
Christina Wolbrecht is an associate professor of political science and director of the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy
at the University of Notre Dame. She is the author of The Politics of
Women’s Rights: Parties, Positions, and Change, which received the Leon
Epstein Outstanding Book Award from the Political Organizations and
Parties Section of the American Political Science Association (APSA).
She is coeditor of Political Women and American Democracy as well as
other edited volumes, and the author or coauthor of articles appearing
in Perspectives on Politics, American Journal of Political Science,
The Journal of Politics, and other political science journals.