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Nathaniel Duane Jensen

Not to be confused with: Nathan M. Jensen

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First Name:Nathaniel
Middle Name:Duane
Last Name:Jensen
RePEc Short-ID:pje129
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Terminal Degree:2014 Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management; College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; Cornell University (from RePEc Genealogy)

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Working papers

  1. Wilcox, Steven W. & Barrett, Christopher B. & Jensen, Nathaniel & Sun, Ying & Clark, Patrick & Soto, Gerardo E. & Kahiu, Njoki & Fava, Francesco P. & Porter, Benjamin, 2023. "The Environmental Impacts of Microfinance: An Empirical Study of Index-Based Livestock Insurance and East African Rangelands," 2023 Annual Meeting, July 23-25, Washington D.C. 335917, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  2. Geyi Zheng & Michael Carter & Nathan Jensen & Laurel Krovetz, 2023. "Psychosocial Constraints, Impact Heterogeneity and Spillovers in a Multifaceted Graduation Program in Kenya," NBER Working Papers 31611, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Abay, Kibrom A. & Jensen, Nathaniel D., 2020. "Access to markets, weather risk, and livestock production decisions: Evidence from Ethiopia," ESSP working papers 138, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).
  4. Kazushi Takahashi & Yuma Noritomo & Munenobu Ikegami & Nathaniel D. Jensen, 2019. "Understanding Pastoralists’ Dynamic Insurance Uptake Decisions: Evidence from Four-year Panel Data in Ethiopia," GRIPS Discussion Papers 19-22, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies.
  5. Timu, Anne G. & Gustafson, Christopher R. & Ikegami, Munenobu & Jensen, Nathaniel, 2018. "Indemnity Payouts, Learning from others and Index Insurance Uptake," 2018 Annual Meeting, August 5-7, Washington, D.C. 274495, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  6. Jensen, Nathaniel D. & Toth, Russell Dean & Xue, Yexiang & Bernstein, Rich & Chebelyon, Eddy K. & Mude, Andrew G. & Barrett, Christopher B. & Gomes, Carla, 2017. "Don’t Follow the Crowd: Incentives for Directed Spatial Sampling," 2017 Annual Meeting, July 30-August 1, Chicago, Illinois 258408, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  7. Knippenberg, Erwin & Jensen, Nathaniel D. & Constas, Mark A., 2017. "Measuring Resilience in Malawi," 2017 Annual Meeting, July 30-August 1, Chicago, Illinois 258229, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  8. Jensen, Nathaniel & Mude, Andrew & Barrett, Christopher, 2014. "How Basis Risk and Spatiotemporal Adverse Selection Influence Demand for Index Insurance: Evidence from Northern Kenya," MPRA Paper 60452, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  9. Jensen, Nathaniel & Barrett, Christopher B. & Mude, Andrew, 2014. "Index Insurance and Cash Transfers: A Comparative Analysis from Northern Kenya," MPRA Paper 61372, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  10. Jensen, Nathaniel D. & Barrett, Christopher B. & Mude, Andrew G., 2014. "Basis Risk and the Welfare Gains from Index Insurance: Evidence from Northern Kenya," MPRA Paper 59153, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  11. Hurst, Matthew & Jensen, Nathaniel & Pedersen, Sarah & Shama, Asha & Zambriski, Jennifer, 2012. "Changing Climate Adaptation Strategies of Boran Pastoralists in Southern Ethiopia," MPRA Paper 55865, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  12. Jensen, Nathan & Valdivia, Corinne, 2010. "Correlation between Access to Capitals and Income in the Bolivian Altiplano," 2010 Annual Meeting, July 25-27, 2010, Denver, Colorado 61517, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.


  1. Valerie L. Flax & Emily A. Ouma & Isabelle Baltenweck & Esther Omosa & Amy Webb Girard & Nathaniel Jensen & Paula Dominguez-Salas, 2023. "Pathways from livestock to improved human nutrition: lessons learned in East Africa," Food Security: The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food, Springer;The International Society for Plant Pathology, vol. 15(5), pages 1293-1312, October.
  2. Chelanga, Philemon & Jensen, Nathaniel & Muendo, Kavoi Mutuku, 2022. "Pastoral livestock market integration amidst improvements in physical and communication infrastructure: Evidence from northern Kenya," African Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, African Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 17(4), December.
  3. Graham, Michael W. & Chelanga, Philemon & Jensen, Nathaniel D. & Leitner, Sonja M. & Fava, Francesco & Merbold, Lutz, 2021. "A framework for assessing the effects of shock events on livestock and environment in sub-Saharan Africa: The COVID-19 pandemic in Northern Kenya," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 192(C).
  4. Kibrom A. Abay & Nathaniel D. Jensen, 2020. "Access to markets, weather risk, and livestock production decisions: Evidence from Ethiopia," Agricultural Economics, International Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 51(4), pages 577-593, July.
  5. Takahashi, Kazushi & Noritomo, Yuma & Ikegami, Munenobu & Jensen, Nathaniel D., 2020. "Understanding pastoralists’ dynamic insurance uptake decisions: Evidence from four-year panel data in Ethiopia," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 95(C).
  6. Jensen, Nathan & Lyons, Elizabeth & Chebelyon, Eddy & Bras, Ronan Le & Gomes, Carla, 2020. "Conspicuous monitoring and remote work," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 176(C), pages 489-511.
  7. Leigh Johnson & Brenda Wandera & Nathan Jensen & Rupsha Banerjee, 2019. "Competing Expectations in an Index-Based Livestock Insurance Project," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 55(6), pages 1221-1239, June.
  8. Eleanor Fisher & Jon Hellin & Helen Greatrex & Nathaniel Jensen, 2019. "Index insurance and climate risk management: Addressing social equity," Development Policy Review, Overseas Development Institute, vol. 37(5), pages 581-602, September.
  9. Knippenberg, Erwin & Jensen, Nathaniel & Constas, Mark, 2019. "Quantifying household resilience with high frequency data: Temporal dynamics and methodological options," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 121(C), pages 1-15.
  10. Jensen, Nathaniel & Stoeffler, Quentin & Fava, Francesco & Vrieling, Anton & Atzberger, Clement & Meroni, Michele & Mude, Andrew & Carter, Michael, 2019. "Does the design matter? Comparing satellite-based indices for insuring pastoralists against drought," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 162(C), pages 59-73.
  11. Jensen, Nathaniel D. & Mude, Andrew G. & Barrett, Christopher B., 2018. "How basis risk and spatiotemporal adverse selection influence demand for index insurance: Evidence from northern Kenya," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 74(C), pages 172-198.
  12. Amare, Mulubrhan & Jensen, Nathaniel D. & Shiferaw, Bekele & Cissé, Jennifer Denno, 2018. "Rainfall shocks and agricultural productivity: Implication for rural household consumption," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 166(C), pages 79-89.
  13. Jensen, Nathaniel D. & Barrett, Christopher B. & Mude, Andrew G., 2017. "Cash transfers and index insurance: A comparative impact analysis from northern Kenya," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 129(C), pages 14-28.
  14. Nathaniel Jensen & Christopher Barrett, 2017. "Agricultural Index Insurance for Development," Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 39(2), pages 199-219.
  15. Nathaniel Jensen & Munenobu Ikegami & Andrew Mude, 2017. "Integrating Social Protection Strategies for Improved Impact: A Comparative Evaluation of Cash Transfers and Index Insurance in Kenya," The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice, Palgrave Macmillan;The Geneva Association, vol. 42(4), pages 675-707, October.
  16. Nathaniel D. Jensen & Christopher B. Barrett & Andrew G. Mude, 2016. "Index Insurance Quality and Basis Risk: Evidence from Northern Kenya," American Journal of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, vol. 98(5), pages 1450-1469.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 8 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (4) 2014-11-12 2015-01-09 2020-03-23 2023-07-10
  2. NEP-DEV: Development (4) 2014-11-12 2015-01-26 2019-10-28 2020-03-23
  3. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (4) 2014-11-12 2015-01-09 2018-10-08 2019-10-28
  4. NEP-MFD: Microfinance (4) 2014-11-12 2015-01-09 2015-01-26 2023-07-10
  5. NEP-AFR: Africa (2) 2015-01-09 2015-01-26
  6. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2023-07-10
  7. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2023-10-02


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