Salfo is a Ph.D. Candidate in Economics and Statistics who will be graduating in 2018. His research interests are in the application and development of text analytics methods to study political leaders’ role for economic development. He has a BA in Business Administration and an MS in Economics from the University of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. He is currently in the job market. His ideal job would be to do research at a private, public or non-governmental organization.