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Kelly Jones Assistant Professor Economics

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CAS - Economics
Degrees
PhD, Agricultural & Resource Economics, University of California Berkeley MA, International Relations, The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies BA, Mathematics, Mississippi State University

Bio
Professor Jones is an applied microeconomist and whose research focuses on evaluating the impacts of various economic policies and interventions on gender equality and welfare. She previously served as the Director of the Center on the Economics of Reproductive Health at the Institute for Women's Policy Research, as a Research Fellow at the International Food Policy Research Institute, and as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer in Kenya. You can read more about her research on her professional website and follow her on twitter @kmpjones.
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Teaching

Fall 2020

  • ECON-374 Gender Roles in the Economy

  • ECON-665 Econ Experiments & Impact Eval

Spring 2021

  • ECON-374 Gender Roles in the Economy

AU Experts

Area of Expertise

Gender economics, women’s economic empowerment, economics of reproductive health, international development economics (Africa), savings by the poor, connecting women with markets, and how the poor and vulnerable cope with economic shocks.

For the Media

To request an interview for a news story, call AU Communications at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.

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