Steve Vu is a quantitative analyst at Reason Foundation.
At Reason, Vu delivers data solutions to evaluate the operation and financial performance of public pension funds.
Prior to joining Reason, worked in emerging financial markets where he led an economic team to advise top asset management firms on investment strategies and portfolio constructions.
Vu graduated with a Master’s degree in Behavioral and Computational Economics at the Economic Science Institute, hosted by Dr. Vernon Smith, a Nobel prize winner.
Vu is based in the Los Angeles Metropolitan Area.
The 2022 fiscal year investment results for state pension plans
Overall, the median investment return result for state pension systems in 2022 is -5.2%.
In search of higher returns, public pension systems dive deeper into alternative investments
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