Dr. Jaree is currently a Senior Analytics Strategist and Principal Economist at SCB Abacus. Her work is on research and strategy plan by using behavioral economics instruments and statistics in order to understand financial behavior, together with analyzing for technology product design with big data.
Prior to her position, she served as senior researcher at Puey Ungphakorn Institute for Economic Research. She has also worked at the Monetary Policy Group, Bank of Thailand on macro policy, monetary policy and economic forecasting. Her research interests include development economics, political economy and applied econometrics. She is currently working on micro data to understand linkages of household behavior, labor market, inequality and economic structural changes such as aging society.
Dr. Jaree holds a bachelor degree in Economics and Mathematics from Wellesley College, USA. She completed her Master of Philosophy in Economics (Peggy Howard Fellowship) and her Doctor of Philosophy in Social Policy at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom (Bank of Thailand’s scholarship).