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Professor of Economics

Chad Jones

Senior Fellow
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)

STANCO 25 Professor of Economics
Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB)

Charles I. Jones is the STANCO 25 Professor of Economics at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research. Professor Jones has been honored as a National Fellow of the Hoover Institution, a John M. Olin Foundation Faculty Fellow, and an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellow. His research has been supported by a series of grants from the National Science Foundation.

Professor Jones is the author of numerous research papers as well as two textbooks, Introduction to Economic Growth (2013) and Macroeconomics (2014). He graduated from Harvard College in 1989 and received his PhD from MIT in 1993.

Focal Areas: Health, Inequality, Innovation and Technology


PhD, MIT, Economics, 1993
AB, Harvard University, Economics, 1989