Lecturers

Thomas Baranga

Lecturer/Advisor

Thomas Baranga studies international finance, macroeconomics and trade, generally from an empirical point of view. His work has frequently focused on policy and measurement issues. He is a member of the Department's undergraduate advising team, and he lectures two courses in the Department.

Littauer Center 111
1805 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-495-0464
Gregory Bruich

Gregory Bruich

Lecturer/Advisor

Gregory Bruich received his Ph.D. from the Department of Economics at Harvard University. His research is in public economics.  He currently teaches classes on Social Insurance; a senior thesis research seminar in Public Economics, Health, and Education; Introduction to Stata for Economists; and Econometric Methods for Senior Thesis Writers.  He has also taught other classes in Public Economics and Econometrics at Harvard.  He has received multiple Certificates of Distinction and Certificates of Excellence for his teaching and was nominated for the Star Family Prize for Excellence in Advising.

Littauer Center 113
1805 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 384-7485
Judd Cramer

Judd Cramer

Lecturer/Advisor

Judd Cramer is a labor economist whose research focuses on the "sharing economy", long-term unemployment, and innovation policy.  He will be teaching two courses and working in the Department's undergraduate advising team. He served as a staff economist at the Council of Economic Advisers at the White House for 16-months in the first Obama Administration.

Littauer Center 115
1805 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

p: 617-495-3290
Kiran Gajwani

Kiran Gajwani

Lecturer/Advisor

On Leave August 2016-May 2017.

Kiran Gajwani is a development economist whose research focuses on decentralized governance, organizations of the poor, and the long-run dynamics of development interventions.  She teaches two courses and works in the Department's undergraduate advising team.

Littauer Center 115
1805 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-495-3948
Anne Le Brun

Anne Le Brun

Lecturer/Advisor

Anne is a labor economist with a particular interest in the economics of immigration. When she’s not serving as Head Section Leader for Ec 10, she teaches a sophomore tutorial on the economics of immigration, and a senior thesis tutorial. 

Littauer Center 109
1805 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-496-5877
Jonas Poulsen

Jonas Poulsen

Lecturer/Advisor

Jonas Poulsen is a development economist and a Lecturer/Advisor in the Department. His current research focuses on the role of institutions in the development process, with a particular focus on sub-Saharan Africa.  

Jonas’ recent papers deal with conflict participation, as well as the effects of new technology on Africa’s economies.

Littauer Center 116
1805 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-496-3363