Andreas Graefe is the endowed Sky research professor at Macromedia University, Munich, Germany. He studied economics and information science at the Universities of Regensburg and Zurich and received his PhD in economics from the University of Karlsruhe. Graefe held visiting scholar positions at the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. He also spent time working in the private sector for Sky, a German pay-tv company, where he led the CRM Resource Management Department. Graefe’s main research areas are forecasting and computational journalism. His work is published in leading journals in various fields.