An econometrician, Dr. Cheng earned his undergraduate degree
in Economics and Chemical Engineering, as well as his master`s and doctorate
degrees in Economics at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), where
he taught undergraduate courses in principles of economics and econometrics. In
addition, he has practiced what he preaches, having worked as a research
associate at the McConnell Group, where he developed macroeconomic forecasting,
simulation, and financial analysis models for in-house use.