B.A., Economics with Specialization in Data Science (UChicago)
Faculty Supervisor: Michael Greenstone
Kei Irizawa is a Pre-Doctoral fellow at EPIC, working for Director Michael Greenstone on energy and environmental economics projects. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Economics with Specialization in Data Science from the University of Chicago in 2020. He wrote an honors thesis that considers the future of monetary policy through a two-country economy model with national currency and global (crypto)currency as imperfect substitutes in providing liquidity services. His research interests are in macroeconomics, microeconometrics, environmental economics, and computational economics.