Andre Assumpcao

Andre Assumpcao

Postdoctoral Fellow, Growth Lab
Andre Assumpcao

Andre Assumpcao joined the Center for International Development’s Growth Lab as a Postdoctoral Fellow in June 2020.

His broad research interests span over the political economy of development; the economics of corruption; judicial politics; philosophy, politics, and economics (PPE); the morality of markets; and natural language processing (NLP) applications in the social sciences. More specifically, Andre is interested in understanding how government institutions can serve as mechanisms to induce growth and prosperity by providing public goods necessary to economic development.