Policy Research Laboratory Alumni and Placements

Policy Research Laboratory

2020-2021

  • Patrick Opitz
    • MA Economics
    • Projects Worked On:
      • Covid-19 Data Analysis, Effects of Contested Elections on Financial Markets, Urban Economics Approach to Covid-19 Policy Responses, Filtering Cryptocurrency Data: Comparing Signal Processing
  • Andrew Kendrick
    • Finance (Minor: MIS)
    • Projects Worked On:
      • Covid-19 Data Analysis, Measuring Measurement Error, Effects of Contested Elections on Financial Markets, Does Monopolistic Pricing Power Exist in Small Firm Mergers?, Industry-Level Baseline Risk of COVID-19 Infection
    • Placement:
      • Global Transaction Services Divisions in Bank of America in the Large Corp Energy & Power Group in New York City
  • Rodrigo Rivera Felizardo
    • CBHP & Finance (Minor: MIS)
    • Projects Worked On:
      • Covid-19 Data Analysis, Effects of Covid-19 on Birthrates, Effects of Contested Elections on Financial Markets, Does Monopolistic Pricing Power Exist in Small Firm Mergers?, Industry-Level Baseline Risk of COVID-19 Infection
    • Placement:
      • Global Markets division at Goldman Sachs in New York City specifically focused on Latin American clients

2019-2020

  • Thatcher Thornberry
    • Petroleum Engineering
    • Projects Worked On: COVID Data Collection
    • Placement: Action Point Analytics + BP