Research by Dr. Crystal Hoyt, professor of leadership studies, on the topic of stereotype threat cited in Psychology Today article.

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As offensive as many found Trump's remark to be, an article published earlier in 2016 by University of Richmond’s Crystal Hoyt and University of Edinburgh’s Susan Murphy shows why a taunt like Trump's might inspire more women to seek positions of leadership.

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Professor of Leadership Studies and Psychology and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Colonel Leo K. & Gaylee Thorsness Endowed Chair in Ethical Leadership
Women and Minority Leaders
Stereotypes and Discrimination
Complex social issues