Jon Frost

Jon Frost

Senior Economist
Innovation and the Digital Economy unit, MED

Jon Frost conducts policy-oriented research on fintech and digital innovation. He has published on fintech, big tech in finance, central bank digital currencies, stablecoins, capital flows, and technology and inequality. Previously, Jon worked at the Financial Stability Board, Netherlands Bank, VU University in Amsterdam, and in the private sector in Germany. Jon holds a PhD in economics from the University of Groningen. He is a research affiliate of the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance at the University of Cambridge. He is a Board member in the FinTech@CSAIL initiative of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Fields of interest

  • Financial stability and macro-prudential issues
  • Economic development
  • Central banking