Jason Anastasopoulos

Jason Anastasopoulos

Jason Anastasopoulos

Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Harvard Kennedy School

Jason is a Democracy Fellow at the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. He received his PhD in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley in 2013 and his master’s degree in statistics from Harvard in 2005.  His research focuses on polarization, immigration and democratic participation in the late 20th and early 21st century United States. His interests in research methodology include design of experiments, causal inference and machine learning algorithms for text analysis.