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Michael Jetter

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First Name:Michael
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Last Name:Jetter
RePEc Short-ID:pje133


(90%) Department of Economics
Business School
University of Western Australia

Perth, Australia
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(5%) Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)

Bonn, Germany
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(5%) CESifo

München, Germany
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Working papers

  1. Jetter, Michael & Mahmood, Rafat & Stadelmann, David, 2021. "Income and Terrorism: Insights from Subnational Data," IZA Discussion Papers 14970, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  2. Jetter, Michael & Stockley, Kieran, 2021. "Gender Match and the Gender Gap in Venture Capital Financing: Evidence from Shark Tank," IZA Discussion Papers 14069, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  3. Jetter, Michael & Molina, Teresa, 2020. "Persuasive Agenda-Setting: Rodrigo Duterte's Inauguration Speech and Drugs in the Philippines," IZA Discussion Papers 13027, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  4. Jetter, Michael & Magnusson, Leandro & Roth, Sebastian, 2020. "Becoming Sensitive: Males' Risk and Time Preferences after the 2008 Financial Crisis," IZA Discussion Papers 13054, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  5. Fiorini, Luciana C. & Jetter, Michael & Parmeter, Christopher F. & Parsons, Christopher, 2020. "The Effect of Community Size on Electoral Preferences: Evidence From Post-WWII Southern Germany," IZA Discussion Papers 13724, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  6. Aparicio, Juan P. & Jetter, Michael, 2020. "Captivating News in Colombia," IZA Discussion Papers 13834, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  7. Jetter, Michael & Mahmood, Rafat & Parmeter, Christopher F. & Ramirez Hassan, Andres, 2020. "Explaining Post-Cold-War Civil Conflict among 17 Billion Models: The Importance of History and Religion," IZA Discussion Papers 13511, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  8. Mahmood, Rafat & Jetter, Michael, 2019. "Military Intervention via Drone Strikes," IZA Discussion Papers 12318, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  9. Gustavo Javier Canavire-Bacarreza & Christopher Cotton & Michael Jetter & Alejandra Montoya-Agudelo, 2019. "Polarized education levels and civil unrest," Working Paper 1417, Economics Department, Queen's University.
  10. Mohammad Farhad & Michael Jetter, 2019. "On the Relationship between Trade Openness and Government Size," CESifo Working Paper Series 7832, CESifo.
  11. Jetter, Michael & Walker, Jay K., 2018. "The Effect of Media Coverage on Mass Shootings," IZA Discussion Papers 11900, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  12. Rafat Mahmood & Michael Jetter, 2018. "Communications Technology and Terrorism," CESifo Working Paper Series 6995, CESifo.
  13. Mohammad Farhad & Michael Jetter & Abu Siddique & Andrew Williams, 2018. "Misreported Trade," CESifo Working Paper Series 7150, CESifo.
  14. Grove, Wayne A. & Jetter, Michael & Papps, Kerry L., 2018. "Career Lotto: Labor Supply in Winner-Take-All Markets," IZA Discussion Papers 12012, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  15. Jetter, Michael & Walker, Jay K., 2017. "Gender Differences in Competitiveness and Risk-Taking among Children, Teenagers, and College Students: Evidence from Jeopardy!," IZA Discussion Papers 11201, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  16. Jetter, Michael, 2017. "Terrorism and the Media: The Effect of US Television Coverage on Al-Qaeda Attacks," IZA Discussion Papers 10708, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  17. Michael Jetter & Bei Li, 2017. "The Political Economy of Opposition Groups: Peace, Terrorism, or Civil Conflict," CESifo Working Paper Series 6747, CESifo.
  18. Michael Jetter & Saskia Mösle & David Stadelmann, 2017. "Landlockedness and Economic Development: Analyzing Subnational Panel Data and Exploring Mechanisms," CESifo Working Paper Series 6733, CESifo.
  19. Jetter, Michael & Kristoffersen, Ingebjørg, 2017. "Financial Shocks and the Erosion of Interpersonal Trust: Evidence from Longitudinal Data," IZA Discussion Papers 11204, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  20. Andrew J. Hussey & Michael Jetter & Dianne McWilliam, 2017. "Explaining Inequality Between Countries: The Declining Role of Political Institutions," CESifo Working Paper Series 6320, CESifo.
  21. Michael Jetter, 2017. "Mediated Terrorism: US News and Al-Qaeda Attacks," CESifo Working Paper Series 6804, CESifo.
  22. Michael Jetter & David Stadelmann, 2017. "Terror per capita," CREMA Working Paper Series 2017-01, Center for Research in Economics, Management and the Arts (CREMA).
  23. Bilson, Jessica R. & Jetter, Michael & Kristoffersen, Ingebjørg, 2017. "Gender Differences in the Link between Income and Trust Levels: Evidence from Longitudinal Data," IZA Discussion Papers 10585, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  24. Julia Debski & Michael Jetter & Saskia Mösle & David Stadelmann, 2016. "Gender and Corruption: The Neglected Role of Culture," CREMA Working Paper Series 2016-05, Center for Research in Economics, Management and the Arts (CREMA).
  25. Jetter, Michael & Walker, Jay K., 2016. "Anchoring in Financial Decision-Making: Evidence from the Field," IZA Discussion Papers 10151, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  26. Jetter, Michael, 2016. "Peace, Terrorism, or Civil Conflict? Understanding the Decision of an Opposition Group," IZA Discussion Papers 9996, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  27. Jetter, Michael & Laudage, Sabine & Stadelmann, David, 2016. "The Intimate Link between Income Levels and Life Expectancy: Global Evidence from 213 Years," IZA Discussion Papers 10015, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  28. Michael Jetter & Christopher F. Parmeter, 2016. "Uncovering the determinants of corruption," Working Papers 2016-02, University of Miami, Department of Economics.
  29. Gustavo Javier Canavire-Bacarreza & Michael Jetter & Alejandra Montoya-Agudelo, 2016. "Polarized Education Levels and Civil War," CESifo Working Paper Series 6267, CESifo.
  30. Michael Jetter & Alejandro Mesa Osorio, 2016. "Racism and judicial corruption in the US," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 014965, Universidad EAFIT.
  31. Jetter, Michael & Walker, Jay K., 2016. "Gender in Jeopardy!: The Role of Opponent Gender in High-Stakes Competition," IZA Discussion Papers 9669, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  32. Wendy Correa Martínez & Michael Jetter, 2016. "Isolating causality between gender and corruption: An IV approach," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 014438, Universidad EAFIT.
  33. Aristizábal-Ramírez, María & Canavire Bacarreza, Gustavo J. & Jetter, Michael, 2015. "Income Inequality in Bolivia, Colombia, and Ecuador: Different Reasons," IZA Discussion Papers 9210, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  34. Michael Jetter, 2015. "Blowing Things Up: The Efect Of Media Attention On Terrorism," Economics Discussion / Working Papers 15-28, The University of Western Australia, Department of Economics.
  35. Michael Jetter & Jay K. Walker, 2015. "Good girl, bad boy: Corrupt behavior in professional tennis," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 012545, Universidad EAFIT.
  36. Debski, Julia & Jetter, Michael, 2015. "Gender and Corruption: A Reassessment," IZA Discussion Papers 9447, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  37. Michael Jetter & Jay K. Walker, 2015. "Game, set, and match: Do women and men perform differently in competitive situations?," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 012664, Universidad EAFIT.
  38. Hussey, Andrew & Jetter, Michael, 2014. "Long Term Trends in Fair and Unfair Inequality in the United States," IZA Discussion Papers 8500, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  39. Duque, Juan Carlos & Jetter, Michael & Sosa, Santiago, 2014. "UN Interventions: The Role of Geography," IZA Discussion Papers 8052, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  40. Jetter, Michael, 2014. "Terrorism and the Media," IZA Discussion Papers 8497, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  41. Grove, Wayne A. & Jetter, Michael, 2014. "The Superstar Quest: Does Youth Talent Predict Professional Success for Female and Male Tennis Players?," IZA Discussion Papers 8103, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  42. Michael Jetter & Esteban Alemán Correa & Jimena Dávila B & Alejandra Montoya Agudelo, 2014. "Corruption: Transcending borders," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 010899, Universidad EAFIT.
  43. Juan C. Duque & Michael Jetter & Santiago Sosa, 2013. "The Determinants of UN Interventions. Are There Regional Preferences?," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 010731, Universidad EAFIT.
  44. Michael Jetter & Christopher F. Parmeter, 2013. "Does urbanization mean bigger governments?," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 010730, Universidad EAFIT.
  45. Michael Jetter & Andrés Ramírez Hassan, 2013. "The roots of export diversification," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 010600, Universidad EAFIT.
  46. Jetter, Michael, 2013. "Volatility and Growth: Governments are Key," IZA Discussion Papers 7826, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  47. Michael Jetter & Alex Nikolsko-Rzhevskyy, 2013. "Monetary Policy Shifts and the Forward Discount Puzzle," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 010729, Universidad EAFIT.
  48. Michael Jetter, 2013. "Volatility and Growth: An Explanation for the Disagreement," Documentos de Trabajo CIEF 010944, Universidad EAFIT.


  1. Jetter, Michael & Molina, Teresa, 2022. "Persuasive agenda-setting: Rodrigo Duterte’s inauguration speech and drugs in the Philippines," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 156(C).
  2. Andrew J. Hussey & Michael Jetter & Dianne McWilliam, 2021. "The Fundamental Determinants of Economic Inequality in Average Income Across Countries: The Declining Role of Political Institutions," Review of Income and Wealth, International Association for Research in Income and Wealth, vol. 67(1), pages 104-133, March.
  3. Grove, Wayne A. & Jetter, Michael & Papps, Kerry L., 2021. "Career lotto? Labor supply in a superstar market," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 183(C), pages 362-376.
  4. Jetter, Michael & Walker, Jay K., 2020. "At what age does the anchoring heuristic emerge? Evidence from Jeopardy!," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 179(C), pages 757-766.
  5. Stephan Lewandowsky & Michael Jetter & Ullrich K. H. Ecker, 2020. "Using the president’s tweets to understand political diversion in the age of social media," Nature Communications, Nature, vol. 11(1), pages 1-12, December.
  6. Jetter, Michael & Magnusson, Leandro M. & Roth, Sebastian, 2020. "Becoming sensitive: Males’ risk and time preferences after the 2008 financial crisis," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 128(C).
  7. Rafat Mahmood & Michael Jetter, 2020. "Communications Technology and Terrorism," Journal of Conflict Resolution, Peace Science Society (International), vol. 64(1), pages 127-166, January.
  8. Michael Jetter & Christopher F. Parmeter, 2020. "Reply to “A Replication of “Sorting through Global Corruption Determinants: Institutions and Education Matter— Not Culture†(World Development, 2018)â€," Public Finance Review, , vol. 48(4), pages 568-576, July.
  9. Jetter Michael & Walker Jay K., 2020. "Gender Differences in Performance and Risk-taking among Children, Teenagers, and College Students: Evidence from Jeopardy!," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 20(2), pages 1-24, April.
  10. Jetter, Michael, 2019. "The inadvertent consequences of al-Qaeda news coverage," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 119(C), pages 391-410.
  11. Jetter, Michael & Mösle, Saskia & Stadelmann, David, 2019. "Cursed by no coast: How regional landlockedness affects income within countries," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 181(C), pages 70-73.
  12. Michael Jetter & Sabine Laudage & David Stadelmann, 2019. "The Intimate Link Between Income Levels and Life Expectancy: Global Evidence from 213 Years," Social Science Quarterly, Southwestern Social Science Association, vol. 100(4), pages 1387-1403, June.
  13. Michael Jetter & Alex Nikolsko-Rzhevskyy & Olena Ogrokhina, 2019. "Can policy shifts explain the forward discount puzzle?," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 57(6), pages 1891-1909, December.
  14. Michael Jetter & David Stadelmann, 2019. "Terror per Capita," Southern Economic Journal, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 86(1), pages 286-304, July.
  15. Michael Jetter & Christopher F. Parmeter, 2018. "Does Urbanization Mean Bigger Governments?," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 120(4), pages 1202-1228, October.
  16. Debski, Julia & Jetter, Michael & Mösle, Saskia & Stadelmann, David, 2018. "Gender and corruption: The neglected role of culture," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 55(C), pages 526-537.
  17. Jetter, Michael & Kristoffersen, Ingebjørg, 2018. "Financial shocks and the erosion of interpersonal trust: Evidence from longitudinal data," Journal of Economic Psychology, Elsevier, vol. 67(C), pages 162-176.
  18. Jetter, Michael & Parmeter, Christopher F., 2018. "Sorting through global corruption determinants: Institutions and education matter – Not culture," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 109(C), pages 279-294.
  19. Jetter, Michael & Walker, Jay K., 2018. "The gender of opponents: Explaining gender differences in performance and risk-taking?," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 109(C), pages 238-256.
  20. Gustavo Canavire‐Bacarreza & Michael Jetter & Marcos Robles, 2018. "When Does Economic Growth Reduce Poverty and Strengthen the Middle Class? A State‐Level, Sector‐Specific Analysis of Peru," Southern Economic Journal, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 84(4), pages 1067-1087, April.
  21. Jetter, Michael & Walker, Jay K., 2017. "Anchoring in financial decision-making: Evidence from Jeopardy!," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 141(C), pages 164-176.
  22. Andrew Hussey & Michael Jetter, 2017. "Long term trends in fair and unfair inequality in the United States," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 49(12), pages 1147-1163, March.
  23. Jetter, Michael, 2017. "The effect of media attention on terrorism," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 153(C), pages 32-48.
  24. Michael Jetter, 2017. "The Impact of Exports on Economic Growth: It's the Market Form," The World Economy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 40(6), pages 1040-1052, June.
  25. Michael Jetter & Jay K. Walker, 2017. "Good Girl, Bad Boy? Evidence Consistent with Collusion in Professional Tennis," Southern Economic Journal, John Wiley & Sons, vol. 84(1), pages 155-180, July.
  26. Esteban Alemán Correa & Michael Jetter & Alejandra Montoya Agudelo, 2016. "Corruption: Transcending Borders," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 69(2), pages 183-207, May.
  27. Jetter, Michael & Parmeter, Christopher F., 2015. "Trade openness and bigger governments: The role of country size revisited," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 37(C), pages 49-63.
  28. Jetter, Michael & Agudelo, Alejandra Montoya & Hassan, Andrés Ramírez, 2015. "The Effect of Democracy on Corruption: Income is Key," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 74(C), pages 286-304.
  29. Michael Jetter & Andrés Ramírez Hassan, 2015. "Want Export Diversification? Educate The Kids First," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 53(4), pages 1765-1782, October.
  30. Juan Duque & Michael Jetter & Santiago Sosa, 2015. "UN interventions: The role of geography," The Review of International Organizations, Springer, vol. 10(1), pages 67-95, March.
  31. Jetter, Michael & Walker, Jay K., 2015. "Game, set, and match: Do women and men perform differently in competitive situations?," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 119(C), pages 96-108.
  32. Jetter, Michael, 2014. "Volatility and growth: Governments are key," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 36(C), pages 71-88.
  33. Jetter, Michael & Nikolsko-Rzhevskyy, Alex & Smith, William T., 2013. "The effects of wage volatility on growth," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 37(C), pages 93-109.
  34. Bose, Pinaki & Jetter, Michael, 2012. "Liberalization and tax amnesty in a developing economy," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 29(3), pages 761-765.
  35. Wayne A. Grove & Andrew Hussey & Michael Jetter, 2011. "The Gender Pay Gap Beyond Human Capital: Heterogeneity in Noncognitive Skills and in Labor Market Tastes," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 46(4), pages 827-874.

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  1. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (7) 2015-11-07 2016-08-14 2016-08-14 2017-03-12 2017-05-21 2018-02-05 2018-12-10. Author is listed
  2. NEP-SPO: Sports & Economics (7) 2014-04-29 2014-08-09 2015-02-16 2015-02-28 2015-04-02 2015-04-11 2019-01-21. Author is listed
  3. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (5) 2016-07-09 2017-11-19 2017-12-03 2020-09-07 2020-10-12. Author is listed
  4. NEP-INT: International Trade (5) 2013-03-23 2017-12-03 2018-08-13 2019-10-07 2020-01-20. Author is listed
  5. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (5) 2016-07-09 2016-08-14 2017-03-12 2020-04-13 2021-02-15. Author is listed
  6. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (5) 2016-08-14 2016-08-14 2017-10-22 2018-01-08 2020-10-12. Author is listed
  7. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (4) 2013-05-22 2016-07-09 2018-01-08 2020-10-12
  8. NEP-CUL: Cultural Economics (3) 2014-12-03 2017-05-21 2018-12-10
  9. NEP-GEN: Gender (3) 2017-03-12 2018-02-05 2021-02-15
  10. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (3) 2013-12-29 2014-05-04 2017-10-22
  11. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (3) 2016-08-14 2020-04-06 2020-11-16
  12. NEP-CBE: Cognitive & Behavioural Economics (2) 2016-08-28 2018-02-05
  13. NEP-DEV: Development (2) 2017-11-19 2019-08-26
  14. NEP-EDU: Education (2) 2017-11-19 2018-02-05
  15. NEP-GEO: Economic Geography (2) 2014-04-11 2017-12-03
  16. NEP-ICT: Information & Communication Technologies (2) 2017-05-21 2018-05-21
  17. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (2) 2018-08-13 2020-01-20
  18. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (2) 2013-05-22 2017-12-03
  19. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2016-07-09
  20. NEP-BIG: Big Data (1) 2020-09-07
  21. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (1) 2013-05-22
  22. NEP-CIS: Confederation of Independent States (1) 2017-10-22
  23. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (1) 2017-10-22
  24. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (1) 2014-04-29
  25. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2021-02-15
  26. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2016-04-16
  27. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (1) 2016-08-28
  28. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (1) 2013-12-29
  29. NEP-FOR: Forecasting (1) 2014-04-29
  30. NEP-GER: German Papers (1) 2014-04-11
  31. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2016-07-09
  32. NEP-HRM: Human Capital & Human Resource Management (1) 2015-04-02
  33. NEP-LAM: Central & South America (1) 2015-08-13
  34. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2019-01-21
  35. NEP-MON: Monetary Economics (1) 2013-05-22
  36. NEP-OPM: Open Economy Macroeconomics (1) 2019-10-07
  37. NEP-ORE: Operations Research (1) 2020-06-08
  38. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (1) 2018-05-21
  39. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2014-05-04
  40. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2019-10-07
  41. NEP-SEA: South East Asia (1) 2020-04-06
  42. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2017-12-03
  43. NEP-UPT: Utility Models & Prospect Theory (1) 2020-06-08


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