Jan Tomoya Greve & Jaeyeon Lee receive 2017-18 BEST Award, Dawei Geng & Yunran Chen receive honorable mention

The 2017-18 BEST Award was announced during the Annual Graduation Reception of the Department of Statistical Science at the Rickhouse in Durham on Sunday, May 13th, 2018. 

BEST Award Winners were: Jan Tomoya Greve & Jaeyeon Lee in recognition of their research on Bayesian Bivariate Markov-Switching Multifractal Model: Examining the inter-frequency dependence between crude oil  spot and futures volatility. 

BEST Award honorable mention: Dawei Geng & Yunran Chen in recognition of their research on Bayesian Nonparametrics in Modeling Customer Lifetime Value