Richard A. Jensen
Gilbert Schaefer Professor of Economics
Chair, Department of Economics
(PhD, Northwestern University, 1980)
Geographic focus: International
Thematic interests: International trade; industrial organization; microeconomic theory; environmental economics.
Current research: Innovative pioneering and innovation diffusion; the trade-off between basic and applied research; the Bayh-Dole Act and behavior of university technology transfer officers; trade, deforestation, and debt-for-nature swaps; and transboundary
Numerous articles in American Economic Review, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Ecological Economics, Review of Economic Studies, International Journal of Industrial Organization, International Economic Review, Management Science, and Journal of Economic History, among others