Alexander J. Cheng

Class of 2021

Department:  Operations Research and Financial Engineering

Certificate(s):  Finance, Computer Science, & Statistics & Machine Learning

Research Interest:  I am interested in harnessing the power of data science and machine learning to better influence public policy decisions. Specifically, I want to learn more about the policies implemented since the Recession regarding the financial industry. Additionally, I hope to apply quantitative tools and propose potential policies that can reduce the enormous risk posed by unregulated derivatives that still exist in the financial industry today.

Hometown:  Plano, TX

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