Eduardo Fonseca Mendes

Ph.D in Statistics, Northwestern University, 2012

Graduated in Computer Engineering from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) in 2004, MSc in Electrical Engineering (emphasis on Decision Support Methods, 2006), and MSc and Ph.D. in Statistics from Northwestern University (USA, 2012 ). He has worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the School of Economics, University of New South Wales (2012-2015) and currently adjunct professor at FGV EMAp. He is interested in the areas of Statistical Machine Learning, Monte Carlo simulation methods and theoretical econometrics.