Research Associate, J-PAL Latin America and the Caribbean
Filipe Cavalcanti is a Research Associate at J-PAL LAC, where he works on the Jobs and Opportunity Initiative Brazil (JOI Brazil).
Filipe is interested in research about crime, health, and labor markets. Prior to JPAL, he worked as a research assistant in projects related to gender-based violence during COVID-19 and the effects of climate change on education. In addition, he worked as a teaching assistant in microeconomics and microeconometrics at the São Paulo School of Economics from the Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV EESP). Filipe is an M.Phil Candidate in the same institution.