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Christopher Chau

Research Associate

Office: 424.666.2165

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Christopher Chau is a Research Associate at Beacon Economics, LLC. Mr. Chau is responsible for supporting a wide variety of the firm's projects and initiatives with a special focus on public policy analysis and data analytics. His work includes examining California’s many regional economies, conducting research on the state’s multifamily housing market, authoring and contributing to reports and economic forecasts, and cleaning and managing large, complex databases. His professional and academic interests include econometric analysis and its application to public policy, industrial organization, and ‘big data’. Prior to being hired as a Research Analyst, Mr. Chau was a Financial Analyst with Sanmina Corporation where he developed analytic databases based on multifaceted financial source data and provided technical support for daily cash management. Mr. Chau holds an M.A. degree in Applied Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles and a B.A. degree in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.

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