Jonathan Malacarne

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Ph.D. Candidate, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Davis

AMA Innovation Lab Researcher


Jonathan Malacarne is a Ph.D. candidate in agricultural and resource economics at the University of California, Davis. His research and teaching are guided by the belief that economic thinking can offer critical insight into the design of programs and policies meant to serve poor and marginalized communities. Malacarne grew up in western Pennsylvania, served in the Peace Corps, and has conducted extensive fieldwork in Eastern Africa.