Internship project topic:
Sparse Data Analysis.
Shayan is a PhD student of Finance in Columbia Business School. He holds a B.Sc in Mathematics and Electrical Engineering from Sharif University in Iran and a Master’s degree in Finance and Economics from London School of Economics. Shayan is also a Silver medalist of International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO 2007). He joined LIONS in summer 2011 as an intern working on sparse data analysis. His research interests are among these areas: Asset Pricing, Macro-Finance, Statistics and Mechanism Design.