Author Profile: Kishore Jayabalan


Kishore Jayabalan is director of Istituto Acton, the Acton Institute's Rome office. Formerly, he worked for the Vatican's Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace as the lead policy analyst on sustainable development and arms control. Kishore Jayabalan earned a B.A. in political science and economics from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. In college, he was executive editor of The Michigan Review and an economic policy intern for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He worked as an international economist for the Bureau of Labor Statistics in Washington, D.C. and then graduated with an M.A. in political science from the University of Toronto. While in Toronto, Kishore interned in the university's Newman Centre, which led to his appointment to the Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See to the United Nations in New York. Two years later, he returned to Rome to work for the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace as the Holy See's lead policy analyst on sustainable development and arms control. As director of Istituto Acton, Kishore organizes the institute's educational and outreach efforts in Rome and throughout Europe.

On the Web

Blog posts by Kishore Jayabalan:

The State of American Science and Culture, cont’d.

Wednesday, February 8, 2006

What Would Lord Acton Say?

Tuesday, February 7, 2006

The Mohammed Cartoon Controversy

Friday, February 3, 2006

More Debate on “A Catholic Alternative to Europe’s Social Model”

Thursday, February 2, 2006

Pope Benedict on Limited Government

Wednesday, January 25, 2006

Beating Back the Socialists

Wednesday, January 11, 2006

Pope’s Address to World Alliance of Reformed Churches

Saturday, January 7, 2006

Who is Pope Benedict XVI?

Saturday, January 7, 2006

Steyn on Secularism and Demographics

Wednesday, January 4, 2006

Amy Welborn’s blog on Capitalism and Catholicism

Saturday, December 17, 2005