Jonnie Tompkins is an Economist with Compass Lexecon based in Chicago. Since joining Compass Lexecon in 2015, he has worked on high-value projects in the areas of industrial organization, antitrust, and financial valuation. His extensive background in economics and mathematics and strong programming skills allow him to tackle highly technical problems.

Prior to joining Compass Lexecon, Jonnie was enrolled in the Joint Finance and Economics Ph.D. program at University of Wisconsin – Madison, where he built on his already strong foundation of economic and finance theory and empirical work. Prior to enrolling in his Ph.D. program, he worked for three years as a research analyst at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, where he conducted research in the fields of consumer finance and macroeconomics.