Splash Biography

CARSON MACIK, Yale undergrad interested in philosophy and econ

Major: Philosophy/Economics

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Carson is a freshman in Saybrook at Yale University with interests in philosophy and economics. He is an active member in the Federalist Party of the YPU, is a William F. Buckley scholar, and enjoys playing intramural soccer as a center back. He grew up in Clifton, Texas, attended Reicher Catholic High School, and worked with Students for Life of America as a Thaddeus Stevens Fellow. You might spot him at Catholic mass, reading free-market economic theory, or at the gym battling the freshman-15.

Past Classes

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M3685: Popular Financial Advice: The Basis of Investing in Splash Spring 19 (Apr. 06, 2019)
Did you know that Domino Pizza stock saw an increase of 319% in the past 5 years, or that real estate market return is very close to that of the stock market return? Do you enjoy understanding company's business model and what contribute to its success or failure? A lot of popular financial advice are based on complex mathematical models, but if you want to intuitively understand an investment decision and learn the math behind it, join our class for some exciting takeaways! *This class' curriculum is edited by the Yale Student Financial Education Group and co-teach by Phi Gamma Nu, a professional development Greek organization chapter at Yale.