Jordi McKenzie

Associate Professor

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Associate Professor Jordi McKenzie joined the Department of Economics at Macquarie University in 2014.  Prior to this he held positions at the University of Sydney since 2000.  His main research interests are in applied industrial organisation, with specific focus related to entertainment, cultural and sports industries.  

Associate Professor McKenzie has published in international journals in economics including Economic Theory, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Review of Industrial Organization, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy, Economics Letters, Information Economics and Policy, Economic Record, Economic Modelling, Journal of Media Economics, Journal of Economic Surveys and Journal of Cultural Economics.

Full CV is available here.

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, PhD, University of Sydney

Economics, MEc (Hons), University of Sydney

Economics, BEc (Hons), University of Tasmania

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Revenue Business & Economics
Movies Business & Economics
Motion pictures Business & Economics
Industry Business & Economics
Empirical evidence Business & Economics
Economics Business & Economics
Piracy Business & Economics
Film industry Business & Economics

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Projects 2016 2018

Research Output 2007 2019

Sentiment and bias in performance evaluation by impartial arbitrators

Lenten, L. J. A., Crosby, P. & McKenzie, J. 2019 In : Economic Modelling. 76, p. 128-134 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Performance evaluation
Relative performance evaluation

Blockbusters and market expansion: evidence from the motion picture industry

McKenzie, J. & Smirnov, V. 2018 In : Journal of Cultural Economics. 42, 2, p. 341–352 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Film industry
Market size
Market expansion
Regression analysis
Empirical evidence

Film funding in Australia: recent history and empirical analysis

McKenzie, J. & Rossiter, C. 2018 Handbook of state aid for film: finance, industries and regulation. Murschetz, P. C., Teichmann, R. & Karmasin, M. (eds.). Cham: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 227-249 23 p. (Media business and innovation)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

For love or money? Assessing outcomes from direct public investment in film

McKenzie, J., Rossiter, C. & Shin, Y. 17 Dec 2018 In : International Journal of Cultural Policy.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public investment
direct investment

Social media followers as music fans: Analysis of a music poll event

Crosby, P., Lenten, L. J. A. & McKenzie, J. 2018 In : Economics letters. 168, p. 85-89 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social media


motion pictures
life (durability)

Activities 2015 2015

  • 1 Editorial work

Journal of Cultural Economics (Journal)

McKenzie, J. (Reviewer)
2015 → …

Activity: Editorial work