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Oliver Levine

Oliver Levine

Expert on corporate finance, corporate investment, mergers and acquisitions, agency problems.

Assistant professor, finance; Patrick A. Thiele Fellow in Finance Wisconsin School of Business Work: 608-262-9810


  • Corporate inversions and the impact on shareholders.
  • How executive compensation contracts shape CEOs incentives.
  • Role of intangible assets in the corporate merger and acquisitions market.


  • The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania—Carlos and Rosa de la Cruz Fellowship, 2008-2011 and Dean’s Fellowship for Distinguished Merit, 2006-2008.
  • Western Finance Association, SAC Capital PhD Candidate Award for Outstanding Research, 2011.
  • Research assistant, Division of Monetary Affairs, Federal Reserve Board, Washington, D.C.