Jan joined ZOE as an intern in February 2023 and now supports the team as a research assistant. His work centres on EU fiscal policy, the green transition, and transition finance. His academic interests include (critical) macrofinance, monetary economics, and economic history.
Jan studied philosophy, politics, and economics at University College Maastricht and spent one semester abroad at University College London. Currently, he is starting a Master’s Degree in Economic Policies of the Global Transition in Berlin and Paris. In his bachelor thesis, he critically evaluated “sovereign money” proposals to reform the monetary system.