Hi, I’m Jake


I’m a data scientist and aspiring economist in the San Francisco Bay Area. I’m currently engaged with economics research at UC Berkeley and working with The Living Room Foundation as a Data Scientist.


Latest Post

Oct 8, 2020

Olympic Weightlifting Platform

I built an olympic weightlifting platform in my garage with zero construction skills; I think my experience may be useful for others who are hoping to do the same, but are worried about having no experience. Process Research online to find every DIY video, tutorial, website, or vlog where someone talks about building platforms. Find out what is different in each case and try to understand if you can mix and match and what will suit your needs best. Read more


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