Ian Perry is a research and policy associate at the Labor Center. He focuses on low-wage and health care policy research. Prior to joining the Labor Center, he worked as a research assistant at M.I.T. focusing on the design and implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and for an economic consulting firm. He received a Master of Public Policy degree from the UC Berkeley Goldman School of Public Policy in 2017, and bachelor's degree in economics from Harvard University in 2009.