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Alex Bender Finalist for INFORMS Undergraduate Operations Research Prize

Industrial engineering student Alex Bender, E’20, was named as a finalist of the 2020 INFORMS Undergraduate Operations Research Prize for his paper titled “Estimating Effectiveness of Identifying Human Trafficking Victims: An Application of Data Envelopment Analysis on the Nepal–India Border.” The research was completed in collaboration with MIE Assistant Professor Kayse Lee Maass and researchers from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, and Love Justice International.

Related Departments:Mechanical & Industrial Engineering