Professor Jonathan Crook

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Professor of Business Economics, Director of MSc Banking & Risk, Director of Research

Email: Sm9uYXRoYW4uQ3Jvb2tAZWQuYWMudWs=
Phone: +44(0)131 6503802
Room: 3.27


See Jonathan Crook's profile and current research activities on the Edinburgh Research Explorer site

Roles and responsibilities

  • Director of Credit Research Centre;
  • Director of MSc Banking & Risk;
  • Member of Executive Team.


BA (Lancaster); MSc (Wales).
Read Economics at Lancaster. Visiting Fulbright Postdoctoral Research Scholar, McIntyre School of Commerce, University of Virginia, USA, Visiting Fellow, University of Warwick, UK and Visiting Fellow, European University Institute, Florence. Fellow of Financial Institutions Center, Wharton Schol, University of Pennsylvania. Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Research interests

Acquisitions and mergers;
Economics of the consumer credit industry;
Demand and supply of credit;
Credit constraints;
Credit scoring and credit control.

Group membership

PhD Supervision

Jonathan is supervising 3 PhD students