Karen Tepichin, J.D.
Karen Tepichin received a B.S. in Biology and Economics from Duke University
in 2002. She recently completed studies at Harvard Law School, where she
served as a senior editor and member of the articles board for the Harvard
Journal of Law and Public Policy. In addition, Karen taught introductory
economics at Harvard College. While working with Professor Thompson as
a research assistant for the Kids Risk Project, she contributed to the
first effort to characterize the commitments
of Fortune 1000 and Global 500 companies to children and she helped
coordinate the first Kids Risk Symposium.
Karen also contributed to work on quantifying content in Teen-rated video
games, analyzing trends in movie ratings, and surveying health departments
on bioterrorism preparedness. Karen co-authored the study on content and
ratings of Mature-rated video games.