Valerie Hudson is a Professor
and George H.W. Bush Chair in the Bush School of Government and Public
Services, Texas A&M University. She co-authored the books Bare
Branches: Security Implications of Asia’s Surplus Male Population, and Sex
and World Peace, Her new book The Hillary Doctrine: Sex and American Foreign Policy, will be published by Columbia University Press in 2104 . Dr Hudson developed a
nation-by-nation database on women and has
published a wide variety of empirical work linking the security of women to the
security of states.