Stanford Experts

Chad Jones

Title:
The STANCO 25 Professor of Economics, Graduate School of Business

Email:
Chad.Jones@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 725-9265

Website:
https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/faculty-research/faculty/chad-jones

Description

Charles I. (Chad) Jones is an economist noted for his research on long-run economic growth. In particular, he has examined theoretically and empirically the fundamental sources of growth in incomes over time and the reasons underlying the enormous differences in standards of living across countries. In recent years, he has used his expertise in macroeconomic methods to study the economic causes behind the rise in health spending and top income inequality.