Robert is a recent graduate from Yale University with a bachelor's degree in economics. At Yale, his research often explored the relationship between technology and global trends in geopolitics and economics. He founded and serves on the board of a nonprofit called TeCanal which provides computer resources and education programs to children in and around Baltimore, Maryland. In the summer before his final year at Yale, he had the opportunity to travel to Estonia to conduct research examining the role of e-government in political development there. His interests include technology, international politics, and urban development. Find him on Twitter @robertjett.