Allen Abbott is a first year undergraduate at the University of Chicago studying Economics, Data Science, and Political Science. He joined CPOST in the spring of 2019 as a member of CPOST’s Data Team, and helped maintain the Suicide Attack Database. On campus, he is heavily involved with the Paul Douglas Institute, where he leads research into U.S. environmental policy. He also works with the UChicago Parrhesia Program on Public Discourse, and is a Senior Intern at BallotReady. Off campus, he enjoys flying planes and cooking. He expects to graduate in the spring of 2022.