Ivan Filipe de Almeida Lopes Fernandes, University of São Paulo

Ivan is a currently PhD Candidate at the University of São Paulo. He was a Visiting Research at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign in 2012. He has experience in the following fields of Political Science: decision making, trade policy, bureaucratic politics, institutional change, economic voting and the relation between democracy and social inequality. For the second time, he will be a teaching assistant in Professor Bruno Cautrès’s course on quantitative methods for public policy analysis.