Team directory: W

Team directory: W

Jacob Wallace

Jacob Wallace, Assistant Professor of Public Health (Health Policy)

Jacob Wallace is an Assistant Professor of Public Health (Health Policy) at the Yale School of Public Health whose primary research interest is Medicaid. He is a health economist by training and received his Ph.D. from Harvard University. Prior to that he worked as a policy analyst for the New York State Department of Health in the Office of Health Insurance Programs for three years. His research is focused on the economics of the Medicaid program, with a particular focus on the impact of managed care.

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Zhichun Wang, ISPS Graduate Policy Fellow 2023

Zhichun Wang is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Economics. Her research applies empirical industrial organization methods to study housing markets, local small businesses, and urban development, with a focus on policy designs in the changing industry landscapes driven by institutionalization and digitization. She holds a B.A. in economics from Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management.

Steven Wilkinson

Steven Wilkinson, Nilekani Professor of India and South Asian Studies and Professor of Political Science and International Affairs

Steven Wilkinson is Nilekani Professor of India and South Asian Studies, professor of political science and international affairs, Henry R.

David Wilkinson

David Wilkinson, Senior Fellow

Mr. Wilkinson served as Connecticut’s Chief Performance Officer, a cabinet level role in which he set up interagency data sharing and performance management systems to build a more effective government.  In a previous role, as head of the White House Office of Social Innovation under President Obama, he led efforts in favor of results-driven government and the use of data and data science for the public good.

Kira Wishart

Kira Wishart, Senior Administrative Assistant

Office Location: 77 Prospect Street
Email: kira.wishart@yale.edu