The Jain Family Institute is an applied research organization in the social sciences.
We build pilots, design policy, and conduct research on guaranteed income alongside international partners in government, philanthropy, and academia.
Digital Ethics and Governance
We conduct research, support education, and develop governance systems relating to the use of artificial intelligence at all scales.
Higher Education Finance
We focus on designing financing for the labor and education markets, with expertise in income contingent financing capital structuring, program design, and underwriting.
JFI continually assesses potential projects. Here are a few of our new directions.
August 8, 2020
Panel on Thursday, August 13: Geoeconomics and the Balance of Payments
A video recording from a panel initiated and moderated by Adam Tooze
July 28, 2020
JFI Capital Launches
How to support JFI's projects
July 22, 2020
JFI speaks with Vox on new Mayors for Guaranteed Income Initiative
As multiple mayors across the US call for guaranteed income pilots, JFI continues to guide pilots in Newark and elsewhere to build on existing research
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We are currently accepting applications for a full-time Editorial Associate and a full-time, one-year Digital Ethics fellow.
JFI is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and depends on the support of donations from individuals and grants from institutions.
If you are interested in collaborating with us or would like to hear more about our work, please get in touch.