Nathan Jensen (2002, Yale Ph.D.) is an associate professor in the Department of Political Science at Washington University in St. Louis. He is also an associate professor in International and Area Studies, Fellow at the Center for Political Economy, and Director for the Program on Multinational Enterprises and the Global Economy at the Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy at Washington University. 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, international institutions and civil conflict.
He graduated with a B.S.B. from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota with majors in management (finance), economics and political science.