We’re excited to welcome our new Advisor Amir Feder, Crypto Economist

Amir is a data scientist and trained economist whose research employs machine learning algorithms to understand market dynamics and trading behavior in the crypto ecosystem.
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We’re thrilled to welcome to the team our new Advisor Amir Feder, data scientist and trained economist, with degrees from Northwestern University and Tel Aviv University. His research employs machine learning algorithms to understand market dynamics and trading behavior in the crypto ecosystem.

Amir has published papers on the Crypto ecosystem, including “The Impact of DDoS and Other Security Shocks on Bitcoin Currency Exchanges: Evidence from Mt. Gox”. His next paper, written with Profs. Gandal, Moore and Vasek“The Rise and Fall of Cryptocurrencies”, is due to be published later this year.

Amir also leads the Data Science team at Solume.io, where he builds algorithms that derive insight on cryptocurrencies using social media activity.

Prior to his academic career, Amir served in the Israel Defense Force Intelligence Branch – GIS (Geographic Information Systems).

We are confident that his crypto expertise and acumen we be invaluable as will build a solid crypto economy within the Cool Cousin ecosystem.

Welcome to the fam, Amir!