Paul Jacob

Economist & Policy Analyst

Paul's role in the Partnership is to contribute content for special projects, assess the Partnership’s periodic releases, and act as an advisor and analyst for the Business Retention and Expansion team. His duties require a thorough understanding of economic concepts and an in-depth knowledge of the local business climate. Paul is responsible for ensuring a rigorous standard for the Partnership’s data and factual statements.

Paul is a Queen's University graduate who has repatriated while he pursues a Master’s degree in Economics. He has spent half of the last decade in Ontario working on his education before returning to Nova Scotia to begin his career in Development Economics. Paul brings strong academic fundamentals to the table and a fresh, unique perspective to the Partnership.

In addition to his work at the Partnership, Paul is a self-proclaimed nerd and academic enthusiast. He spends his free time discussing economics, philosophy, and political theory.