Jens Hainmueller

Jens Hainmueller is an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Fellow at the Institute for Quantitative Social Science at Harvard University. Before joining MIT, he completed a Ph.D. in Government from Harvard University where he worked and studied with Gary King, Alberto Abadie, Michael Hiscox, and Adam Glynn, among others. He has also studied at the Harvard Kennedy School, the London School of Economics, Brown University, and the University of Tübingen. His research focuses on political economy and statistical methods. His work appeared in journals such as the American Political Science Review, Journal of the American Statistical Association, Political Analysis, and International Organization.

Content by Jens Hainmueller
  • Publication - Working Paper

    Sustainable development for cocoa farmers in Ghana (Working Paper)

    1 Mar 2011 | Jens Hainmueller, Michael J. Hiscox, Maja Tampe

  • Project

    Impact of fair trade certification on rural livelihoods

    Cocoa farming plays a critical economic and social role in Ghana. Cocoa is the country’s second most important export and provides income to a large segment of the Ghanaian population. But the cocoa sector has been afflicted with continuing problems, including declining productivity, crop damage from pests and disease, persistent poverty among farming communities, health...

    1 Sep 2010 | Michael J. Hiscox, Sandra Sequeira, Maja Tampe, Jens Hainmueller