The Future of Financial Services

Advanced Projects and Applied Research in Fintech ("APAR") is a multidisciplinary initiative at the intersection of business and engineering. Its two primary goals are:

  1. to foster and undertake leading-edge research in the financial services realm empowered by deep tech and data analytics, and

  2. to explore the development of novel technological solutions and oversee their industry implementation for optimal impact on consumers, society, and industry. 

Intrigued? Learn more about us.

CS Research 2021: interested SEAS students should read our info flyer (PDF) for more details. Note our virtual info session was held on Friday Sept. 10, 2021 at 2 pm EST. Deadline to apply is 12 noon on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021. 

RESEARCH UPDATE: the latest version of the research paper "Income, Liquidity, and the Consumption Response to the 2020 Economic Stimulus Payments" (2020 Baker, Farrokhnia, et al.) is now available for download at this link. For questions, please contact [email protected] or any of the co-authors. 

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