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Faculty Spotlight: Alexander Whalley has been featured for his research in UToday!

Dr. Alex Whalley; photo by Riley Brandt, University of Calgary

Checked out your UToday yet? Dr. Alex Whalley has been featured to talk about the research benefits regarding the University of Calgary's recent IT infrastructure undertaking to increase its computing capacity.

Alex Whalley's research focus has been using Big Data to estimate economic impacts of innovation and regional development policies. With UCalgary's increased computing infrastructure, Dr. Whalley's research can be analyzed and understood in a far shorter time with more input—especially as more and more data becomes available in the digital age for research. His work in advanced analytics for problem-solving has been featured in journals such as Journal of Political Economy and The Journal of Economic History.

Check out his UToday article for more!

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