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Tim Jenkinson is Professor of Finance at the Saïd Business School. His research is on initial public offerings (in particular the analysis of bookbuilding), securitisation and private equity.

He has written widely on finance and economics and his work has been published in leading journals including the Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Corporate Finance, Economic Journal and the European Economic Review. He is a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research and Managing Editor of the Oxford Review of Economic Policy. He is also a director of various companies including economic consulting firm Oxford Economic Research Associates (Oxera), the leading German utility switching company Verivox Group, and the UK-listed investment fund PSource Structured Debt (LSE: PSD). He has consulted for a large number of companies, regulators, government agencies and industry associations. He is a Professorial Fellow of Keble College, Oxford.

Tim joined the Saïd Business School in 2000. He was previously in the economics department at Oxford University, which he joined in 1987, and has also spent periods as a Visiting Professor at Dartmouth College. He initially studied economics as an undergraduate at Cambridge University, before going as a Thouron Fellow to the University of Pennsylvania, where he obtained a Masters in Economics. He then returned to the UK and obtained a DPhil in Economics from Oxford.

Research Interests

Initial public offerings (IPOs), Impact of taxation on corporate financing decisions, Cost of capital, Private equity

Working Papers

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