Gender in Management: Volume 30 Issue 7


An International Journal

Table of contents - Special Issue: Women on boards

Guest Editors: Dr. Elena Doldor, Prof. Susan Vinnicombe

Human capital and professional network effects on women’s odds of corporate board directorships

Renuka Hodigere, Diana Bilimoria

The purpose of this study is to examine the importance of human capital and professional networks for women’s and men’s appointment to the boards of directors of public companies…


French supervisory board gender composition and quota threat: changes from 2008 to 2010

Val Singh, Sébastien Point, Yves Moulin

The purpose of this paper is to explore how an environmental threat (possible quotas for female supervisory directors) might change supervisory board gender composition in SBF120…

Director identity in pre- and post-crisis Iceland: effects of board life stage and gender

Thoranna Jonsdottir, Val Singh, Siri Terjesen, Susan Vinnicombe

The purpose of this paper is to examine how directors’ roles and social identities are shaped by gender and board life stage, using pre- and post-crisis Iceland as the setting…

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