Jack Gao

Jack Gao is a Program Economist at the Institute for New Economic Thinking.

He is interested in international economics and finance, energy policy, economic development, and the Chinese economy. 

He previously worked in financial product and data departments in Bloomberg Singapore, and reported on Asian financial markets in Bloomberg News from Shanghai. 

Jack holds a MPA in International Development from Harvard Kennedy School, and a B.S. in Economics from Singapore Management University. 

He has published articles on China Policy Review and Harvard Kennedy School Review. 

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The Future of Work: What’s at Stake

Article | Sep 29, 2020

INET explores how technological and economic changes are affecting employment

AI is Forcing Us to Rethink Economics

Article | Aug 9, 2019

INET’s grantees and Commission on Global Economic Transformation are looking at artificial intelligence and society.

The Dismal Science and the Beautiful Game

Article | Jun 20, 2018

A light-hearted economic analysis of the World Cup

Why "Free Trade" Agreements Serve Corporations First

Article | Feb 22, 2018

Far from spreading benefits across the economy, agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership enrich individual corporations by design—at the expense of workers and national economies