Arthur Gailes is a Data Scientist and Economist at the Othering & Belonging Institute, where he contributes to the Fair Housing Research Initiative and the Opportunity Mapping Project. His work focuses on the geospatial mapping of inequality of opportunity using GIS, R, and Python to collect and present data that allows for actionable insight. Arthur specializes in data analysis, econometrics, and policy research.
Prior to working with the Othering & Belonging Institute, Arthur worked as an International Economist for the U.S. International Trade Commission, a Community Manager for a homeowner's association in Maryland, and an English teacher in South Korea. He received his Master's degree in Applied Economics from Johns Hopkins University in 2015 and holds a Bachelor's in English from George Mason University.