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Mark Olson | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 13, 2014

Mark Olson

statistical, economic, analysis and programming
   United States
  |   Phoenix, AZ
  |  2:57 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $44

With over 30 years experience, I specialize in statistical analysis/analytics, economic analysis and market design, experimental economics, experimental design, and analysis of observational studies (theory and application).

Additionally, I have advanced skills and over 30 years of experience in many computer technologies, statistical packages, computational, and programming languages (R, Splus, SAS, Gauss, Mathematica, Matlab, Java, Fortran, C/C++, Perl, and many more), databases, web languages, and Unix/Solaris/Sparc.

With a Phd, I...

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Portfolio

We investigate the construction of a gas pipeline that is to be shared by any number of...
We investigate the behavior of decision makers who choose an action from a set of...

Skills (10)

Tested
Statistics
R
Statistical Analysis
Economic Research / Modeling / Policy
Computer Science / Computation / Programming / Systems
Mathematical Programming / Analysis
Experimental Economics
Analysis of Experiments
Computation
Mathematical Programming

Service Description

Visualization is a major component of my analysis and understanding the results is the main goal.

I will deliver a high quality report (using LaTeX and knitr with R) all
graphics will be integrated and publication quality. I can output the results in most formats (pdf, etc.).

Graphics and visualizations can be developed most output) formats (postscript, pdf, etc) and to any platform (including fusioncharts/
highcharts, html, ...)

In addition I will deliver a script to reproduce all analysis and graphics.


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Employment

George Mason University
Research faculty
2001 - 2008
The University of Arizona
Research Faculty
1997 - 2001
Economic Science Laboratory, Directed staff and managed economic research. Performed statistical statistical analysis of experimental observations. Published research in the areas of energy,...
Univ of Amsterdam, Center for Research
Senior Researcher
1992 - 1996
Senior Researcher, Center for Research in Experimental Economics and Political Decision Making (CREED), University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Experimental tests of combinatorial...
Jet Propulsion Labs, Pasadena CA
techinical staff
1985 - 1991
Economic and statistical analysis for engineering design and logistics. Worked on cost analysis, logistics, and engineering design for the Space Station. Design and analyzed mechanisms/rules for...
AT&T
Economist
1983 - 1984
Econometric modeling, analysis and forecasting of the telecommunications industry. Newly formed competitive analysis and analysis for the 1984 divestiture. Developed economic models of the impact...

Education

California Institute of Technology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
1987 - 1991
University of Arizona
MS Statistics
1977 - 1979
University of Arizona
Bachelor's degree Mathematics / Computer Science
1974 - 1977

Keywords

statistics
economics
computer programming
experimental economics
research
analytics
visualization.
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