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Benjamin Jones

Gordon & Llura Gund Family Professor of Entrepreneurship, Kellogg School of Management
Benjamin F. Jones is the Gund Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Kellogg School of Management and the faculty director of the Kellogg Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative. An economist by training, his research focuses largely on innovation, creativity and global economic development. His research has appeared in journals such as Science and the American Economic Review and has been profiled in media outlets such as "The Wall Street Journal", the Economist, and The New Yorker. A former Rhodes Scholar, Jones served in 2010 to 2011 as the senior economist for macroeconomics for the White House Council of Economic Advisers.