Photo of Michael Sinkinson

Michael Sinkinson

Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy

Research Interests: industrial organization, applied microeconomics

Links: CV, Personal Website

Michael Sinkinson is an Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy at the Wharton School, specializing in Applied Microeconomics and Industrial Organization. His research focuses on questions of market structure as they relate to the industries of media, technology, and telecommunications. Specific topics he has worked on in this area include advertising, contracting, product positioning and spectrum allocation. His research has been published in leading journals such as The American Economic Review.

Michael received his PhD in Business Economics from Harvard University and Harvard Business School and his undergraduate degree in Commerce from Queen’s University. At Wharton, Michael teaches Managerial Economics in the MBA program. Prior to Academia, he worked in consulting at McKinsey & Company and Cornerstone Research, and worked as a researcher at the University of Chicago.