Representative bureaucracy and philanthropy

Readings and class materials for Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Cancelled :(

These readings are all cancelled due to scheduling issues.


  • Readings on participatory grantmaking TBD

  • Kenneth J. Meier and Erin K. Melton, “Bureaucratic Representation and Responsiveness,” in The Oxford Handbook of Racial and Ethnic Politics in the United States, ed. David L. Leal, Taeku Lee, and Mark Sawyer (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014),

  • Norma M. Riccucci and Gregg G. Van Ryzin, “Representative Bureaucracy: A Lever to Enhance Social Equity, Coproduction, and Democracy,” Public Administration Review 77, no. 1 (2017): 21–30,

  • Helena Stensöta, Lena Wängnerud, and Richard Svensson, “Gender and Corruption: The Mediating Power of Institutional Logics,” Governance 28, no. 4 (October 2015): 475–96,

  • Kohei Suzuki and Claudia N. Avellaneda, “Women and Risk-Taking Behaviour in Local Public Finance,” Public Management Review 20, no. 12 (December 2018): 1741–67,