Recent Publications

Upcoming events

  • Seminar - Natural Gas Vehicles in Brazil: Consequences to the Fuel Market
    Roberto Amaral de Castro Prado Santos - FGV-EESP
    November 17, 2017
    12:45pm to 1:45pm
  • Seminar - The Gravity of Unit Values
    Jonathan Eaton - PennState College
    November 22, 2017
    4:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Victor Wong - Coordination failures and slow recoveries in macroeconomics
    Victor Wong - FGV-EESP
    November 24, 2017
    12:45pm to 1:45pm
  • Seminar - Debtor protection, credit redistribution and income inequality
    Maria Fabiana Penas - Universidad Torquato Di Tella
    November 27, 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.