The economics major studied how Foreign Direct Investment inflows and privatization of enterprises in China affect the country’s innovation across industry sectors.
His joint computer science and economics thesis explored how the use of big data to make automated decisions may result in indirect discrimination.
Zuzana Manhartova ‘16 is trading Philly for the British capitol, where she will attend a one-year master’s program in computational statistics and machine learning at University College London.
This economics course not only explores theoretical explanations for microfinance methodology and evaluates its impacts, but also exposes students to real-world contexts for it via exposure to social entrepreneurs and guest speakers.
Timothy Guinnane ‘81, Charles Mario Russell ‘87, and Alex Ferrara ’14 were back on campus for the annual Alumni Economics Forum.