I am a Ph.D. in Economics Candidate  with a concentration in International Money & Finance from Claremont Graduate University, California. I am passionate about yoga, meditation, hiking and visiting places of historic significance.

I am trained in Macroeconomic Research and Analysis, and Financial Assets Analysis.  My research interests include Cryptocurrencies, Portfolio Management, Asset Pricing, Empirical Finance and understanding Macroeconomic Variables and their impact on the Economy. My current focus is on analyzing different financial aspects of Cryptocurrencies such as the time evolution in comovements between major cryptocurrencies and detecting unstable periods, if cryptocurrencies can be used in an active portfolio management   setting.