Jeanet Sinding Bentzen

Jeanet Sinding Bentzen

Associate Professor


  1. 2020
  2. Published

    God Politics

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding & Sperling, L., Feb 2020, (CEPR Discussion Paper Series ; No. DP14380).

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  3. Published

    In Crisis We Pray: Religiosity and the COVID-19

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, 2020, In : CEPR Discussion Paper Series . p. 52-108

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    The Power of Religion

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding & Gokmen, G., 2020, (CEPR Discussion Paper Series ; No. DP14706).

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  5. 2019
  6. Published

    Acts of God? Religiosity and Natural Disasters Across Subnational World Districts

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, 16 May 2019, In : Economic Journal. 129, 622, p. 2295-2321

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Why are some societies more religious than others?

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, 2019, Advances in the economics of religion. Carvalho, J-P., Iyer, S. & Rubin, J. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 265-281 (International Economic Association Publications).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Power and Persistence: The Indigenous Roots of Representative Democracy

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Hariri, Jacob Gerner & Robinson, J. A., 1 Feb 2019, In : The Economic Journal. 129, 618, p. 678-714

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. 2017
  10. Published

    Pre-Reformation Roots of the Protestant Ethic

    Andersen, T. B., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Dalgaard, Carl-Johan Lars & Sharp, P., 2017, In : Economic Journal. 127, 604, p. 1756-1793

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Pre-reformation roots of the protestant ethic: Evidence of a nine centuries-old belief in the virtues of hard work stimulating economic growth

    Barnebeck Andersen, T., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Dalgaard, Carl-Johan Lars & Sharp, P., 23 Oct 2017, VOX, CEPR's Policy Portal.

    Research output: Other contributionNet publication - Internet publicationCommunication

  12. Published

    Irrigation and Autocracy

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Kaarsen, N. & Wingender, Asger Mose, 2017, In : Journal of the European Economic Association. 15, 1, p. 1-53

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  13. 2015
  14. Published

    Acts of God? Religiosity and Natural Disasters Across Subnational World Districts

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, 2015, Økonomisk institut, Københavns Universitet, 66 p. (University of Copenhagen. Institute of Economics. Discussion Papers (Online); No. 6, Vol. 2015).

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  15. 2014
  16. Published

    The Indigenous Roots of Representative Democracy

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Hariri, Jacob Gerner & Robinson, J. A., 2014, Copenhagen: Økonomisk institut, Københavns Universitet, 49 p. (University of Copenhagen. Institute of Economics. Discussion Papers (Online); No. 30, Vol. 2014). (National Bureau of Economic Research. Working Paper Series; No. 21193, Vol. 2015).

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  17. 2013
  18. Published

    Pre-Reformation Roots of the Protestant Ethic

    Andersen, T. B., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Dalgaard, Carl-Johan Lars & Sharp, Paul Richard, 2013, Coventry: University of Warwick Working Paper Series, (CAGE Working papers; No. 137, Vol. 2013).

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  19. Published

    Origins of Religiousness: The Role of Natural Disasters

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, 2013, Kbh.: Økonomisk institut, Københavns Universitet, 40 p. (University of Copenhagen. Institute of Economics. Discussion Papers (Online); No. 2, Vol. 13).

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  20. Published

    The Timing of Industrialization Across Countries

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Kaarsen, N. & Wingender, Asger Mose, 2013, Kbh.: Økonomisk institut, Københavns Universitet, 37 p. (University of Copenhagen. Institute of Economics. Discussion Papers (Online); No. 17, Vol. 2013).

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  21. 2012
  22. Published

    Lightning, IT diffusion and Economic Growth across US States

    Andersen, T. B., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Dalgaard, Carl-Johan Lars & Selaya, Pablo, Nov 2012, In : Review of Economics and Statistics. 94, 4, p. 903-24 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    How Bad is Corruption? Cross-country Evidence of the Impact of Corruption on Economic Prosperity

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, 16 Jan 2012, In : Review of Development Economics. 16, 1, p. 164-187

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Irrigation and Autocracy

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Kaarsen, N. & Wingender, Asger Mose, 2012, Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, 32 p. (University of Copenhagen. Institute of Economics. Discussion Papers (Online); No. 06, Vol. 2012).

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  25. Published

    Why are Some Countries Richer than Others? Cross-Country and Cross-Regional Empirical Studies

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, 2012, Kbh.: Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen. 189 p. (PhD Series; No. 151, Vol. 2012).

    Research output: Book/ReportBookResearch

  26. 2011
  27. Published

    Does the Internet Reduce Corruption? Evidence from U.S. States and Across Countries

    Andersen, T. B., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Dalgaard, Carl-Johan Lars & Selaya, Pablo, 2011, In : World Bank Economic Review. 25, 3, p. 387-417 31 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Religious Orders and Growth through Cultural Change in Pre-Industrial England

    Andersen, T. B., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Dalgaard, Carl-Johan Lars & Sharp, Paul Richard, 2011, Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, 37 p.

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  29. Published

    Why are Some Countries Richer than Others? Cross-country and corss-regional empirical studies

    Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, 2011, Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen. 189 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesisResearch

  30. 2010
  31. Published

    Credit demand in Mozambican manufacturing

    Byiers, B., Rand, John, Tarp, Finn & Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, 2010, In : Journal of International Development. 22, 1, p. 37-55 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. 2009
  33. Published

    Trade and Development: Lessons from Vietnam's Past Trade Agreements

    Abbott, P., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding & Tarp, Finn, 2009, In : World Development. 37, 2, p. 341-353 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    Trade and Development: Lessons from Vietnam’s Past Trade Agreements

    Abbott, P., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding & Tarp, Finn, 2009, In : World Development. 37, 2, 36 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. Published

    Lightning, IT Diffusion and Economic Growth across US States

    Andersen, T. B., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Dalgaard, Carl-Johan Lars & Selaya, Pablo, 2009, Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, 28 p.

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  36. 2008
  37. Published

    On the Impact of Digital Technologies on Corruption: Evidence from U.S. States and Across Countries

    Andersen, T. B., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding, Dalgaard, Carl-Johan Lars & Selaya, Pablo, 2008, Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, 25 p.

    Research output: Working paperResearch

  38. 2007
  39. Published

    Vietnam’s Accession to the WTO: Lessons from Past Trade Agreements

    Abbott, P., Bentzen, Jeanet Sinding & Tarp, Finn, 2007, Cph.: Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen, 25 p.

    Research output: Working paperResearch

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