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:

Capitalism and Christianity, Part II

Thursday, December 15, 2005

Crushing the Spirits of the Young in France

Tuesday, December 13, 2005

Milton’s Still The Man

Monday, December 12, 2005

Who receives farm subsidies?

Thursday, December 1, 2005

‘Addio, Dolce Vita’

Wednesday, November 30, 2005

How to win enemies in Brussels

Thursday, November 24, 2005

A Revival of Christian Democracy in Europe?

Tuesday, November 15, 2005

‘I could not do in Europe what I did in America.’

Friday, November 11, 2005

German Thought and the Vatican

Monday, November 7, 2005

Europe’s Social Model Closes Doors To The Poor

Wednesday, November 2, 2005