Opportunity Insights supports policymakers, practitioners, and communities to use our research and data to develop evidence-based solutions for improved economic mobility.
A central part of Opportunity Insights’ mission is to train the next generation of researchers and policy leaders on methods to study and improve economic opportunity and related social problems.
Based at Harvard University, our team of researchers and policy analysts work together to analyze new data and create a platform for local stakeholders to make more informed decisions.
Ph.D Program in Economics, Brown University
Nicolaj Thor is a Pre-Doctoral Research Fellow at Opportunity Insights. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from NYU Abu Dhabi. Previously, Nicolaj has worked as a visiting undergraduate researcher at Stanford University and UCLA where he analyzed perceptions of economic inequality and their effect on preferences for redistribution.
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