Jonathon Marek is a project assistant with NBR’s Center for Innovation, Trade and Strategy. In this role, he supports the Center’s work on digital trade governance, intellectual property, 5G, supply chains, and other trade and economic strategy topics in Asia.
Jonathon is currently a rising senior in Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, majoring in international political economy with a Chinese minor and Asian studies certificate. At Georgetown, he is a Mortara Undergraduate Research Fellow, focusing on Chinese rural development policy and domestic politics. His academic interests include economic strategy and statecraft, the intersection of trade and national security, and the future of the global liberal trading system.