Recent Publications

Upcoming events

  • Seminar - Credit bubbles and misallocation
    Pierluca Pannella (University of British Columbia)
    January 17, 2017
    4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Seminar - How International Reserves Reduce the Probability of Debt Crises
    Juan Hernandez (Univerisity of Pennsylvania)
    January 19, 2017
    4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Seminar - Lobbying for Capital Tax Benefits and Misallocation of Resources During a Credit Crunch
    Gabriel Zaourak (UCLA)
    January 20, 2017
    4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Seminar - The Effect of Maternal Psychological Distress on Children's Cognitive Development
    Victor Ronda - John Hopkins University
    January 26, 2017
    4:00pm to 6:00pm

Department Highlights

  • Papers accepted - SBE/ANPEC
    The Master’s and PH.D. Academic Program in Economics
     from Sao Paulo School of Economics at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV/EESP) congratulates its students and faculty for the approval of 20 papers accepted at the "Brazilian Meeting of Econometrics", and 5 papers approved at the "National Economic Meeting", events to be held in December, 2016 to promote exchanges between economists and professionals in related fields.


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.