Professor James Dow’s main research interests are executive compensation and the role of financial markets on corporate resource allocation decisions. He has served as Editor of the Review of Economic Studies – the only leading economics journal to have an editorial home outside the US.
Before becoming Professor of Finance at London Business School he held positions at the University of Pennsylvania and the European University Institute in Florence.
Professor Dow has published in the Journal of Political Economy, The Review of Economic Studies, Econometrica, The Journal of Finance, and The Review of Financial Studies.
His consulting experience has included advice on valuation, the cost of capital, corporate governance, and expert testimony.