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 share agreement capital structuring, program design, and underwriting.
July 9, 2020
From Idea to Reality: Getting to Guaranteed Income
Amid growing calls for a US guaranteed income, JFI releases a new series for lawmakers and advocates on how to build and implement such a program nationwide
June 29, 2020
Announcing JFI's Social Wealth Seminar
The seminar is an ongoing virtual, semi-monthly forum exploring strategies to manage public assets and resources in service of a more just society.
June 25, 2020
Declining Access, Rising Cost: The Geography of Higher Education Post-2008
A new report on the Phenomenal World and interactive map displaying the price of college throughout the US
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The Jain Family Institute typically hires research fellows for the fall and spring semesters, but we accept applications on a rolling basis throughout the year.
JFI is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and depends on the support of donations from individuals and grants from institutions.
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