Recent Publications

Upcoming events

  • Seminar - Earnings inequality and the minimum wage: Evidence from Brazil
    Christian Moser -Columbia Business School
    October 18, 2017
    4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Seminar - Os impactos do ensino infantil: uma abordagem através de habilidades cognitivas e socioemocionais, a partir de dados em Sertãozinho-SP
    Luciana Neves Pires - FGV-EESP
    October 20, 2017
    12:45pm to 1:15pm
  • Seminar - Term Structure(s) of Equity Risk Premium
    Ruy Ribeiro - PUC RJ
    October 23, 2017
    4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Seminar - Fast-track Authority: A Hold-Up Interpretation
    John McLaren - Universidade da Virginia
    October 25, 2017
    4:00pm to 6:00pm

Department Highlights

  • Capes Award Thesis - Editon 2016
    Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior (CAPES)  grants to ANA ELISA GONÇALVES PEREIRA, Honorable Mention Capes Award Thesis 2016 for his work on "Essays on coordination problems in economics”, with the supervision of professor BERNARDO DE VASCONCELLOS GUIMARÃES.

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.