HeadshotWelcome! I am a PhD Candidate in Public Policy (Economics Track) at Harvard University. My research interests are in public and labor economics, with a focus on intergenerational mobility, social capital and inequality. 

Prior to commencing graduate study I was a Pre-Doctoral Research Fellow at Opportunity Insights and the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR). I received my undergraduate degree in Politics, Philosohpy and Economics from the Australian National University where I studied as a Tuckwell Scholar

Contact
mjacob@g.harvard.edu
79 JFK St, Cambridge, MA 02138