Cleyton Farias

Research Assistant

Cleyton Farias is Data Scientist and Doctoral candidate at Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil, where he studies how the judicial system could affect social and economic outcomes. Cleyton has worked as a Data Scientist consultant for the public sector, including the Ministry of Citizenship, as well as for the private sector in Brazil. His main interest is to bridge big data, machine learning and causal inference in order to extract meaningful insights for the public policy debate.