• PhD Student, University of Massachusetts Boston, Frédéric Bastiat Fellow

Violet Acumo is a PhD student in public policy at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Her research interests include international development, digital governance, gender justice, health policy, entrepreneurship, and intersectionality. Violet earned an MPP in gender, justice, and environmental change from Michigan State University, and a BIOP in industrial & organizational psychology from Makerere University. She was a Mercatus Center Don Lavoie fellow during the fall 2021 semester.