Nathan M. Jensen

Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science

Associate Professor of Political Science

219 Eliot Hall

St. Louis, MO 63130

United States

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

FDI Perspectives: Issues in International Investment

FDI PERSPECTIVES: ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT, K. Sauvant, L. Sachs, K. Davies, R. Zandvliet, eds., Vale Columbia Center, 2011
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 23 Jan 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Columbia University - Columbia Center on Substainable Investment, Columbia University, Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies, Leiden Law School, Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science, Duke University, Political Science, University of Michigan Law School, Autonomous University of Madrid, University of Edinburgh - School of Law, WU, Vienna University of Economics and BA, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, East-West Center, Drylands Research, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Berlin School of Economics and Law, University of St. Gallen - Law Department, Melbourne Law School, Investment Division, OECD, Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Investment Division, State of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, University of Oklahoma, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Heenan Blaikie LLP, McGill University - Faculty of Law, USC Gould School of Law, Boston University, University College London, American University - Washington College of Law, Columbia University - Law School, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, Washburn University - School of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, York University - Osgoode Hall Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

International investment treaties and arbitration, national investment policies, emerging market investors

2.

Democratic Institutions and Expropriation Risk for Multinational Investors

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Dec 2005
Nathan M. Jensen
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science
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Citation 7

Abstract:

political risk, FDI, multinational, expropriation

3.

Fiscal Policy and the Firm: Do Low Corporate Tax Rates Attract Multinational Corporations?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 23 Dec 2011
Nathan M. Jensen
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Foreign Direct Investment, Corporate Taxes, Race to the Bottom, Tax Competition, Multinational Corporation, Globalization

4.

Foreign Direct Investment and Income Inequality in Mexico, 1990-2000

International Organization, Vol. 61, No. 3, 2007
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Jan 2007
Nathan M. Jensen and Guillermo Rosas
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science and Washington University in St. Louis
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Citation 5

Abstract:

Foreign Direct Investment, Income Inequality, Mexico, MNC

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Country or Leader? Political Change and UN General Assembly Voting

KOF Working Paper No. 217
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 18 Mar 2009
Axel Dreher and Nathan M. Jensen
University of Heidelberg and Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science
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Citation 4

Abstract:

United Nations General Assembly voting, key votes

6.

Leaning Right and Learning from the Left: Diffusion of Corporate Tax Policy in the OECD

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 27 May 2009
Nathan M. Jensen and René Lindstädt
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science and University of Essex - Department of Government
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Tax Policy, Corporate Taxation, Tax Competition, Social Learning, Diffusion

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Rent(s) Asunder: Sectoral Rent Extraction Possibilities and Bribery by Multi-National Corporations

APSA 2011 Annual Meeting Paper
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2011
Syracuse University, Duke University, Political Science and Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science
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Abstract:

Corruption, Bribery, Rents, Foreign Direct Investment, Multi-National Corporations, World Trade Organization, Restrictions, List Question, FDI, MNC, UCT, WTO

8.

Political Risk, Reputation, and the Resource Curse

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Aug 2010
Nathan M. Jensen and Noel P. Johnston
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science and University of Oxford
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Abstract:

Resource Curse, Political Risk, Foreign Direct Investment, Reputation

9.

Monopoly Money: Foreign Investment and Bribery in Vietnam, a Survey Experiment

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2013
Duke University, Political Science, Syracuse University and Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science
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Abstract:

Corruption, Bribery, Rents, Foreign Direct Investment, Multi-National Corporations, World Trade, Organization, Restrictions, List Question, FDI, MNC, UCT, WTO

10.

Policy Diffusion or Insulation? Global Policy Choices and American Public Opinion

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Feb 2011
Nathan M. Jensen, René Lindstädt and Justin Leinaweaver
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science, University of Essex - Department of Government and Drury University
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Abstract:

Globalization, Diffusion, Learning, Social Learning, Policy Transfer, Room to Maneuver, Party Identification, Tax Policy, Environmental Policy, Trade Policy, Survey, Survey Experiment, Public Opinion, United States, CCES

11.

Heard Melodies are Sweet, but Those Unheard are Sweeter: Understanding Corruption Using Cross-National Firm-Level Surveys

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4413
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Nathan M. Jensen, Quan Li and Aminur Rahman
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science, Pennsylvania State University and University College London
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures, Microfinance, Access to Finance, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis, Social Accountability

12.

International Institutions and Market Expectations: Stock Price Responses to the WTO Ruling on the 2002 U.S. Steel Tariffs

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Nathan M. Jensen
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science
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Abstract:

World Trade Organization, Tariffs, Trade, Steel, Protectionism

13.

Depoliticizing Policy Reform: Non-Partisan Expert Cues and Public Opinion Change on Financial Regulation

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Sep 2011
Nathan M. Jensen and René Lindstädt
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science and University of Essex - Department of Government
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Abstract:

Globalization, Financial Crisis, Banking Crisis, Financial Reform, Banking Reform, Public Opinion, Heuristics, Information Processing, Cues, Experts, Policy Preferences, Preference Change, Mass Behavior, Survey Experiment, Survey, United States, CCES

14.

FDI Incentives Pay – Politically

Vale Columbia FDI Perspectives Perspectives, No. 26, June 28, 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Sep 2010
Nathan M. Jensen and Edmund J. Malesky
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science and Duke University, Political Science
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The Silence of Corruption: Identifying Underreporting of Business Corruption Through Randomized Response Techniques

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5696
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Nathan M. Jensen and Aminur Rahman
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science and World Bank
Downloads 66 (244,342)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures, Bankruptcy and Resolution of Financial Distress, Social Accountability, Corruption & Anticorruption Law, Poverty Monitoring & Analysis

16.

Pass the Bucks: Investment Incentives as Political Credit-Claiming Devices Evidence from a Survey Experiment

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Sep 2010
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science, Duke University, Political Science, Washington University in St. Louis and Washington University in St. Louis
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Citation 1

Abstract:

FDI, Tax Incentives, MNC, multi-national corporations, survey experiment, US governors

17.

Field Experiments in Strategy Research

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8705
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 30 Dec 2014
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business, Brigham Young University - Department of Political Science, Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Brigham Young University
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Abstract:

field experiments, research methods, culture, liability of foreignness, foreign direct investment, strategy research, corporate culture

18.

Chasing the Firm or Rewarding the Partisans? Domestic Responses to International Tax Competition

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Nathan M. Jensen and René Lindstädt
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science and University of Essex - Department of Government
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Unbundling the Relationship between Authoritarian Legislatures and Political Risk

Unbundling the Relationship between Authoritarian Legislatures and Political Risk. British Journal of Political Science, available on CJO2013. doi:10.1017/S0007123412000774.
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 30 Sep 2013
Nathan M. Jensen, Edmund J. Malesky and Stephen J. Weymouth
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science, Duke University, Political Science and Georgetown University - Department of Strategy/Economics/Ethics/Public Policy
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Citation 1

Abstract:

authoritarian institutions, legislatures, investment, property rights, contract risk

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Evaluating Firm-Specific Location Incentives: An Application to the Kansas PEAK Program

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 May 2014
Nathan M. Jensen
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science
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Abstract:

job creation, kansas, kansas city, policy, incentives, economic development

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Understanding Corruption and Firm Responses in Cross-National Firm-Level Surveys

Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 41, Issue 9, pp. 1481-1504, 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Nov 2010
Nathan M. Jensen, Quan Li and Aminur Rahman
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science, Texas A&M University - Department of Political Science and University College London
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Can a Single Country Increase the Taxes of Multinational Corporations? Evidence from the Impact of the 1993 Corporate Tax Rate Increase on Fortune 500 Companies

Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Vol. 12, Issue 4, pp. 757-780, 2015
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 28 Oct 2015
Nathan M. Jensen and Adam H. Rosenzweig
Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science and Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law
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Independent Actor or Agent? An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of US Interests on IMF Conditions

Journal of Law & Economics, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2007
Posted: 10 Jan 2006
Axel Dreher and Nathan M. Jensen
University of Heidelberg and Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

IMF, conditionality, elections, UN General Assembly voting compliance

Independent Actor or Agent? An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of US Interests on IMF Conditions

Swiss Institute for Business Cycle Research (KOF) Working Paper No. 118
Posted: 08 Feb 2006
Axel Dreher and Nathan M. Jensen
University of Heidelberg and Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

IMF, conditionality, elections, UN General Assembly voting compliance