Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
B.S. in Physics and Spanish from Bates College, Lewiston, Maine, 2009
M.A. in Global Finance, Trade and Economic Integration, University of Denver, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, 2014
David K. Bohl began working with the Pardee Center in the summer of 2012. Since then he has worked closely with the Peruvian Strategic Planning Center (CEPLAN) to increase their forecasting capabilities for use in the country's 2030 Plan and 2050 Vision, with a particular focus on developing a dynamic representation the informal economy. His other focuses include the development of a crowd-sourced data analytics platform (the DataGator), intelligence community projects aimed at creating a quantitative space for the measurement and analysis of international relations, and work extending the modeling and forecasting capabilities of the IFs model to better assess the risks and benefits we face in a world increasingly reliant on ICT and Cyber technologies. Additionally, David has consulted for the Atlantic Council’s Strategic Foresight Initiative (SFI), and contributed to projects for many other agencies and organizations, including the New Partnership for African Development (NEPAD), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Western Cape Provincial Government of South Africa, and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).