Education and CV

BA (summa cum laude) and MSc in economics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, IE-UFRJ. PhD in economics from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio, 2011). Awarded the Haralambos Simeonidis Prize (30th Edition, for the best PhD dissertation, 2012).

Tenured professor of quantitative methods and applied econometrics at the IE-UFRJ, research associate at the ESRC Research Centre on Micro-Social Change (MiSoC/Essex), at the Institute for Labor and Society (IETS), and member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Instituto Escolhas. Appointed vice-president of the Brazilian Econometric Society (SBE, 2014-2015) and Brazilian chapter head of the LACEA/ IADB / World Bank / UNDP Research Network on Inequality and Poverty (NIP, 2004-2008). Further details about previous and current professional appointments can be found on this Curriculum Vitae.