Below is a list of publications and working papers, which use the WhoGov data:


Dahl, Malte, and Jacob Nyrup. 2020. Confident and cautious candidates: Explaining under-representation of women in Danish municipal politics. Early View in European Journal of Political Research.

Working papers

Nyrup, Jacob. 2020. The myth of the benevolent autocrat? Internal constraints, external constraints and economic development in autocracies. Coming soon.

Yamagishi, Hikaru, Jacob Nyrup and Stuart Bramwell. 2020. Figurines and Doyennes: The selection of female ministers in autocracies and democracies. Coming soon.

Aaskoven, Lasse, Laure Bokobza, Suthan Krishnarajan, Jacob Nyrup and Casper Sakstrup. 2020. The Morning After: Cabinet Instability and the Purging of Ministers after Failed Coup Attempts in Autocracies.


L'Express. 2020. De plus en plus de femmes ministres : oui, mais...

Mandag Morgen. 2020. Europas magthavere er historisk unge.