Jia Kai is a PhD graduate at the School of Public Policy and Management of Tsinghua University. In recent years he was a Fullbright scholar,and a visiting scholar at the University of California in Davis, before joining the School of Political Science and Public Administration of the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China. He has extensive research experience in Internet and data governance. His research topics include the Internet platform economy and its regulations, individual production models and value distribution studies, the Bitcoin open resource community and its governance, sovereign data and privacy. He has several publications in FT Chinese and 21st Century Business Herald.