Busch School of Business
Transparency in Foreign Direct Investment
Institutional (e.g. political; legal & economic) differences across countries
Political Economy of Foreign Direct Investment
Political Risk & Corruption
Transparency and anti-corruption laws (freedom of information laws; anti-corruption disclosure laws such as Dodd-Frank Section 1504)
State Ownership and Transparency
State Ownership and Catholic Social Teaching
Prior work experience in investment banking; consulting for business, government and civil society
Multinational investment and voluntary disclosure: Project- level evidence from the petroleum industry. Accounting, Organizations and Society.
This paper analyzes the multinational enterprise’s decision to voluntarily disclose information regarding its investments, a choice we term investment transparency.