2013 Biotech & Standards Conference Panelist: Timothy S. Simcoe

Timothy S. Simcoe
Associate Professor of Strategy and Innovation, Boston University School of Management
Faculty Research Fellow, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Timothy S. Simcoe is an Associate Professor of Strategy and Innovation at the Boston University School of Management, and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Professor Simcoe’s research focuses on innovation, technology policy, intellectual property and corporate strategy. He is an expert in the area of compatibility standards, and recently served on a National Academy of Sciences Committee to evaluate Intellectual Property Management in Standard-Setting Processes. His research has been published in the American Economic Review, Management Science, the RAND Journal of Economics, Organization Science and the Journal of Applied Econometrics. He is an associate editor at Management Science and the Journal of Industrial Economics.

Tim earned his M.A. in Economics and his Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley in 2005. Prior to that, he worked as a consultant in the economic and information technology practices of Ernst & Young LLP, and as a research assistant for the U.S. Council of Economic Advisers. He holds an A.B. in Applied Mathematics from Harvard College.