Editorial Advisory Board and Public Benefit Board

Maintaining diligence and independence is critical to our mission.  Our Editorial Advisory Board helps set the direction, tone and substantive methodological approach of Y Analytics, as well as guides publication of new materials.

Helene D. Gayle

President, Spelman College

Judith Rodin

Former President, The Rockefeller Foundation;

President Emerita, University of Pennsylvania

Anne-Marie Slaughter

CEO of New America

Bert G. Kerstetter ’66 University Professor Emerita of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University

Jerome C. Vascellaro

Senior Advisor, TPG

Research & Methodological Advances

Y Analytics engages with sectoral and methodological leaders who help push us and advance our thinking. The following leaders have been particularly helpful, some in the early formulation of Y Analytics and its methodology and some more recently as we advance in fields like Climate.

Abhijit Banerjee - Ford International Professor of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Co-Founder and co-director, Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL)

Michael Callen - Professor, London School of Economics; Affiliate at NBER, CEPR, BREAD, J-PAL, and CEGA

Shawn Cole - John G McLean Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

Esther Duflo - Abdul Latif Jameel Professor of Poverty Alleviation and Development Economics, Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Co-founder and co-director, Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL)

Michael Greenstone - Milton Friedman Distinguished Service Professor in Economics, the College, and the Harris School, The University of Chicago; Director, the Becker Friedman Institute, the interdisciplinary Energy Policy Institute, and the Tata Center For Development, The University of Chicago

Dean Karlan - Professor, Economics & Finance, Kellogg School of Management; Co-Director, Global Poverty Research Lab, Northwestern University; President and Founder, Innovations for Poverty Action

Paul Niehaus - Associate Professor, Department of Economics, UC San Diego; Co-founder, GiveDirectly and Segovia; Research Fellow, NBER; Affiliate, BREAD, J-PAL, and CEGA

J-PAL Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab

Wharton Social Impact Initiative

World Resources Institute