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Alexei Abrahams


Information Controls Fellow


As a senior information controls fellow, Alexei will work at Citizen Lab to investigate information manipulation on social media in the Arabian Gulf.

Through a combination of data science and game theory, Alexei will document how Arabian Gulf states use automation of centrally controlled accounts (bots) and elite social media influencers to alter the political opinions of domestic and foreign audiences.

Funding to date

2018 $55,400 12 months
Information Controls Fellowship

Total Funding: $55,400