Included here is a selection of projects that represent topics and techniques I’ve been working with. I’m especially interested in topics on voting, government, and higher education.

Find the full code for all projects on this page on Github here.

Voting with their Tax Returns

An analysis of the relationship between deductions taken on income tax returns and county-level voting patterns in the 2016 election.

Topic modeling with the CFPB database

Natural language processing analysis of the topics discussed in complaints to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Clustering Higher Ed Research Spending

Used DBSCAN and hierarchical clustering methods to sort more than 300 universities according to the amount of research funding they receive by branch of the university.