Recent Publications

Upcoming events

  • Seminar - Sovereign default risk and commodity prices
    João Guilherme Santos Lazzaro
    September 23, 2016
    12:45pm to 1:45pm
  • Seminar - Extraction of Hidden Information from Attribute-Based Product Recommendations
    Fabio Caldieraro - Ebape
    September 26, 2016
    4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Seminar - Premium or penalty? Labor market returns to novice public sector teachers
    Dario Maldonado - Los Andes
    September 28, 2016
    4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Seminar - Quality of learning, returns to education and schooling decisions
    Lucas Finamor
    September 30, 2016
    12:45pm to 1:45pm

Department Highlights

  • Fausto Vieira our PH.D candidate had paper accepted in International Journal of Forecasting "Forecasting the Brazilian Yield Curve Using Forward-Looking Variables"(with Marcelo Fernandes and Fernando Chague).

    Professor João Paulo Pessoa had paper accepted in Journal of International Economics (Winners...

PHD.Program in detail

The Sao Paulo School of Economics - FGV is one of the leading economics departments in Latin America. Currently, the school has more than 20 full-time professors, all of which are actively involved in academic research. The research conducted at the school covers a broad range of topics, including: Macroeconomics; Public Finance; International Economics; Microeconomics; Econometrics; Industrial Organization; Labor Economics; and Finance.

Our faculty has published extensively and in some of the most important journals in the profession and  have also received many grants and awards, and either serve or have served as members of the editorial boards of a number of highly respected academic journals.

Our Ph.D. Program prepares students of high promise for productive and stimulating careers in academia, the government, and the private sector. Courses and seminars offered by the department foster an intellectually active and stimulating environment.