What goes into a medal : women's inclusion and success at the Olympic Games / Marcus Noland, Kevin Stahler

Noland, Marcus | Stahler, Kevin

This article examines determinants of women's participation and performance in the Olympics. The authors analyze total and sport‐specific data on female Olympic athletic participation and medaling at the Summer Games between 1960 and 2012, controlling for a number of country‐level socioeconomic variables.

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