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The gold standard for economic forecasts

By Doug Monroe

Georgia Economic Outlook

Nov. 8, 2018

For decades the Selig Center for Economic Growth, and its director Jeffrey Humphreys, have mined the numbers to offer Georgia the 'gold standard for economic forecasts'

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Around the world in seven marathons

By Ray Glier

Sean Walsh

Nov. 8, 2018

After he graduated from Terry, Sean Walsh (BBA '07, AB '07) had a run in the bruising environs of Wall Street where his 80-, 90-, 100-hour work weeks were fueled by caffeine from six Diet Cokes a day. His job in mergers and acquisitions held a tyranny over him until he went on a different kind of run, this one around the world.

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Analytics with alums: Lucas Puente (BBA' 10, AB '10)

By Peter Stoddard

Lucas Puente

Nov. 8, 2018

Lucas Puente is a social scientist passionate about using econometrics and data science to improve understanding of the world and turn raw data into useful insights.

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Analytics with alums: Rory Partalis

By Peter Stoddard

Rory Partalis

Nov. 8, 2018

A9 fuels the Amazon search engine, and their work starts long before a customer types a query. At A9, Rory Partalis manages the AR (augmented reality) View product, allowing customers to see how thousands of products look before buying.

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