Main Content

Faculty Profile: John Ballantine Jr.

John Ballantine Jr.

Senior Lecturer in the Brandeis International Business School

Corporate Finance, Financial Institutions, Labor Economics, Global Political Economy, and Energy Finance / Politics

John W. Ballantine is a specialist in corporate finance, political economy, and energy. He has taught finance, economics, and banking at Babson College and been a research associate at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. He was the Chief Financial Officer of a small start-up software company that raised over $1 million. Ballantine was also a senior consultant with the Financial Industries Division at Arthur D. Little, Inc., and a banker with Chase Manhattan Bank. He has published a number of articles about labor economics, the banking industry, financial crises, and small business finance. He currently is Director of the MSF program at Brandeis International Business and focused on building the energy finance / sustainability program at the school.

New York University, Ph.D.
University of Chicago, M.A.
Harvard University, B.A.


Awards & Honors:
  • (2006) Commonwealth of Massachusettes, Carlisle Democrat