As a senior policy analyst, Robert conducts analysis of regional economic and policy issues for the Center. His research interests include public finance, labor economics, and income inequality. In 2012, he was the lead researcher and author of in-depth profiles of labor markets in Massachusetts regions, reports that were prepared in collaboration with the Commonwealth Corporation. He is also the editor of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s regional economic data resource, New England Economic Indicators. Originally from New Hampshire, Robert holds a Masters in economics from the University of New Hampshire and a BA in economics from Keene State College.