Our Mission

CoFES is dedicated to the advancement of quantitative finance and economic systems and their ultimate impact on society. Using modern computational, statistical and mathematical techniques for modeling complex problems, we strive to deliver world-class research, expand education and advance public knowledge.


Professor lecture on financial statement fraud detection set for Tuesday, Oct. 30

Professor in the practice of statistics died May 9. He was 65.

Frederi Viens uses risk analytics approach via Bayesian modeling for field-level to continental-scale agricultural systems data

Wednesday, Jun. 7, 2023

Knowledge in action

Students learn futures, options trading by doing


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Physical Address
6100 Main St.
Maxfield Hall, Suite 113
Houston, TX, 77005

Mailing Address
CoFES MS-138
P.O. Box 1892
Houston, TX, 77251-1892