Mimi Tam joined Bruegel in September 2011 in the capacity of Research Assistant. She recently completed her MSc of Economics at the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics (UPF). In completing her MSc, she has completed an intense three part sequence of PhD-level theoretical microeconomics. Mimi also holds a BA in Computer Science, with a minor in economic theory, from New York University. Prior to pursuing her masters, Mimi spent a few years working for large consultancy firms (including KPMG and Deloitte & Touche). Mimi's main research interests include game theory, decision theory, industrial organization, competition, and energy policy. She is fluent in English, and possesses an intermediate knowledge of Spanish and Italian.