Nathan Jensen

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Nathan Jensen

Associate Professor of International Business


Nathan Jensen (2002, Yale Ph.D.) is an associate professor in the Department of International Business at George Washington University.  He was previously an associate professor in the Political Science Department at Washington University in St. Louis.  He teaches courses and conducts research on international financial markets, multinational corporations and development, the politics of oil and natural resources, political risk in emerging markets, trade policy, and corruption.


international and comparative political economy, business-government relations, multinational corporations and foreign direct investment, corruption

Professor Jensen's research addresses a number of topics in international political economy.  His core research has focused on the relationship between multinational corporations and domestic governments.  He has also published on the politics of natural resources, the political economy of international institutions, the diffusion of policy across borders, business corruption, and civil war.

Ph.D., Yale University, 2002