Imara Jones

Imara Jones is the economics contributor to Colorlines Magazine and a former aide to President Bill Clinton, where he worked on international economic policy.

Jones provides insightful economic commentary through the prism of race, culture, gender and sexual orientation. In addition to being featured in The Guardian, BBC, Salon, The Nation and The Root, he is a frequent media guest who has appeared on PBS’ Democracy Now!, MSNBC’s The Melissa Harris Perry Show and on WNYC’s The Takeaway.

Economics Contributor,

Areas of Expertise: Economics, International Economics, Political Science, Policy, Race/Culture/Politics and Economics

Location: Washington, DC

Contact Information:
(646) 784-0427
Twitter: @imarajones

Heard on WEAA’s The Marc Steiner Show: For a full list, click here.

Last-Minute Deal to Avoid Government Shutdown: What It Means for US Credibility

Jones on PBS’s Democracy Now!: For a full list, click here.

“>Sequestration: What Do Automatic Spending Cuts Mean for the Poor, Unemployed and Children?