Jennifer Kao

Jennifer Kao

HEEP Pre-Doctoral Fellow
Ph.D. Student in Public Policy

Jennifer's interests lie in environmental economics, applied industrial organization, and development economics, with a focus on transparency initiatives. She is primarily interested in understanding how disclosure policies impact actions and expectations, as well as how the effects of transparency policies are shaped by the prevailing political, legal, and regulatory environment. Jennifer graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 2010 with a B.S. in Business Administration, and from the London School of Economics in 2012 with an MSc in Economics.