Dr. Hautahi Kingi is a Senior Research Economist in IMPAQ International’s Social Programs Research Division. His fields of specialization are Macroeconomics, Labor Economics, and Computational Economics.
Dr. Kingi has extensive training on quantitative econometric methods and structural modeling. He has experience with large datasets such as the Current Population Survey (CPS), the Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF), the Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP), and the Quarterly Workforce Indicators (QWI), and considerable expertise in statistical programming with Matlab, Python, Stata, and R.
Dr. Kingi worked as a consultant in corporate finance and public sector consulting at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he developed valuation and cost-benefit models.
Dr. Kingi holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Cornell University, in addition to a B.C.A in Economics and a B.Sc. in Mathematics from Victoria University of Wellington. His Ph.D. dissertation focused on the welfare and fiscal effects of migration.