Professor Simcoe’s research covers topics in innovation, technology, intellectual property and corporate strategy. He is an expert in the area of standards and standards development. He has consulted for major corporations in the information technology sector. In 2014-15, Professor Simcoe had the privilege to serve as a Senior Economist on President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers. He has previously worked at the University of Toronto and Ernst & Young LLP.
Tim Simcoe received his A.B. in Applied Math and Economics from Harvard University, and he also holds an M.A. in Economics and a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley. He is a faculty research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and an editor at several journals, including Management Science.
Ph D, University of California, Berkeley, Business Administration, 2004.
MA, University of California, Berkeley, Economics, 2003.
AB, Harvard College, Applied Mathematics, 1996.
Simcoe, T., Journal of Industrial Economics, Associate Editor, International, Standing Editorship (Edited Multiple Publications), Appointed, Academic. (September 1, 2013 - Present).
Simcoe, T., Management Science, Associate Editor, International, Standing Editorship (Edited Multiple Publications), Appointed, Academic. (January 1, 2012 - Present).
Senior Economist, Council of Economic Advisers. (July 27, 2014 - July 26, 2015).
Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, Joseph L. Rotman School of Management . (July 1, 2004 - July 1, 2009).