Kristi Olson is a PhD candidate in philosophy at Harvard University. Her research interests lie at the intersection of philosophy and public policy, with a particular focus on questions of distributive justice. She has received fellowships from the National Science Foundation, the Edmond J. Safra Foundation Center for Ethics, and the Project on Justice, Welfare, and Economics. Prior to attending Harvard, she worked as a staff attorney at a national public interest law firm. She holds a JD with honors from Duke Law School and a BA with high honors in music and geography from Indiana University.