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Christopher Boudreaux

Associate Professor

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(561) 297-3221


Department of Economics

College of Business

Florida Atlantic University

777 Glades Road, OD 102B

Boca Raton, FL 33431 USA


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“Populist Discourse and Entrepreneurial Action: The Role of Political Ideology and Institutions.”

with Daniel Bennett and Boris Nikolaev

Journal of International Business Studies forthcoming

Working Paper


Weathering the storm: how foreign aid and institutions affect entrepreneurship activity following natural disasters

with Monica Escaleras, and Anand Jha

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice 46(6) 2022: 1843-1868.

Working Paper


National regulation, state-level policy, and local job creation in the United States: A multilevel perspective

with David Lucas

Research Policy 49(4) 2020

Working Paper


“Socio-Cognitive Traits and Entrepreneurship: The Moderating Role of Economic Institutions”

with Boris Nikolaev and Peter Klein

Journal of Business Venturing 34(1) 2019: 178-196

Working Paper


“Entrepreneurship and Subjective Well-Being: The Mediating Role of Psychological Functioning”

with Boris Nikolaev and Matthew Wood

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice 44(3) 2020: 557-586

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“Capital is not enough: Opportunity entrepreneurship and formal institutions”

with Boris Nikolaev

Small Business Economics 53(3) 2019: 709-738

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"Corruption and Destructive Entrepreneurship"

with Boris Nikolaev and Randall G. Holcombe

Small Business Economics 51(1) 2018: 181-202

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"Are Individualistic societies less equal? Evidence from the Parasitic Stress Theory of Value."

with Boris Nikolaev and R. Salahodjaev

Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 138 2017: 30-49

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