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20052021

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Research Interests

Professor Jones research focuses largely on innovation and creativity, with recent work investigating the role of teamwork in innovation and the relationship between age and invention. Professor Jones also studies global economic development, including the roles of education, climate, and national leadership in explaining the wealth and poverty of nations.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Devlopment Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

… → 2003

Economics, MPhil, University of Oxford

… → 1997

Aerospace Engineering, BSE, Princeton University

… → 1995

Research interests

  • Development economics
  • Economic growth
  • Emerging markets
  • Globalization
  • Innovation
  • International business
  • International economics
  • Technology

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