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Dr. J.K. (Jens) Martin

Faculty of Economics and Business
Sectie Finance
Photographer: FEB

Visiting address
  • Plantage Muidergracht 12
  • Room number: M3.27
Postal address
  • Postbus 15953
    1001 NL Amsterdam
  • Profile


    Assistant Professor of Finance 

    Director of the MIF (Master in International Finance)

    Research interests

    • Private Equity
    • Equity Offerings
    • Information Asymmetry
    • Analyst Coverage
    • Behavioral Finance 

    Dissertation title

    Managerial Behavior, Asymmetric Information and the Flow of Information Around Equity Offerings

  • Teaching

    Teaching activities

    Current year

    MIF: Corporate Finance;
    Caput Corporate Finance
    Independent Executive MBA: Corporate Finance

    Previous years

    Corporate Banking
    Corporate Finance 

    Course materials are available through the UvA Blackboard Server
  • Other activities

    Contributions (lectures) to conferences, workshops, seminars, summer schools


    Università Bocconi
    VU University Amsterdam
    IE Business School, Madrid
    Judge School of Business; Cambridge University
    Rotterdam School of Management
    University of Maastricht
    University of Alberta
    Stockholm School of Economics
    HEC Montreal
    Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, Vienna, Austria


    Swiss Society for Financial Market Research
    Midwest Finance Association meetings
    French Finance Association, Paris Finance International Meeting, Paris, France
    11th Symposium on Finance, Banking, Insurance, Karlsruhe, Germany
    15th Annual Meeting of the German Finance Association (DGF), Münster, Germany
    EFM “Merton Miller” Doctoral Tutorial, Athens, Greece
    FMA European Conference, Prague, Czech Republic
    7th Swiss Doctoral Workshop in Finance, Gerzensee, Switzerland
    Corporate Finance Day, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
    Fifth International Industrial Engineering Conference, Quebec, Canada


    Ad-hoc referee for Finance 
    Ad-hoc referee for Review of Finance

  • Links
  • Publications




    • Degeorge, F., Martin, J. K., & Phalippou, L. (Accepted/In press). On Secondary Buyouts. Journal of Financial Economics.



    • Boot, A. W. A., Ligterink, J. E., & Martin, J. K. (2018). Understanding Fintech and Private Equity. (Topics in corporate finance; No. 26). Amsterdam: Amsterdam Center for Corporate Finance. [details]


    • Ligterink, J. E., Martin, J. K., & Boot, A. W. A. (2017). Private Equity in the Netherlands: Value Creation, Redistribution and Excesses: Private equity in Nederland: een stakeholder-perspectief. Amsterdam: University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Economics and Business. [details]
    • Ligterink, J. E., Martin, J. K., Boot, A. W. A., Cools, K., & Phalippou, L. (2017). Private equity in Nederland: een stakeholder-perspectief. [S.n.]. [details]



    • Degeorge, F., Martin, J., & Phalippou, L. (2015). On secondary buyouts. (ECGI -Finance Working Paper/Swiss Finance Institute Research Paper; No. 384/13-48). Brussels/Zurich: ECGI. [details]


    • Degeorge, F., Martin, J., & Phalippou, L. (2013). Agency costs and investor returns in private equity: Consequences for secondary buyouts. Amsterdam: Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]


    • Martin, J., & Zeckhauser, R. (2011). The Pre-IPO Dividend Puzzle. Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]
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  • Ancillary activities
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