Author Archives: Mauricio Bugarin

About Mauricio Bugarin

Mauricio Soares Bugarin is full professor at the Economics Department of the University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil. He received his PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1997 and is currently Leader of the Economics and Politics Research Group (CNPq-UnB). From 2006 to 2011 he was full professor of Economics at Insper Institute, São Paulo, Brazil, where he served as the director of undergraduate studies in Economics and created the joint degree program in Economics and Business Administration. Prof. Bugarin is a research fellow of the Brazilian National Research Council (CNPq) and served as a member of the Standing Committee of the Latin American Chapter of the Econometric Society from 2007 to 2011. He has produced numerous research articles published in peer reviewed journals, including the Journal of Mathematical Economics, Oxford Academic Papers, Public Choice, and Social Choice and Welfare; a book on the control of public expenditure in Brazil published by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation; several academic book chapters; and has received several academic prizes including Brazilian National Treasure Secretariat Prizes (Public Finance), a National Health Economics Prize, and the Haralambos Simeonides Prize for the best article in Economics published in a year by a Brazilian author. Prof. Bugarin’s main interests include public economics, public finance and the relationship between economics and politics. He regularly teaches PhD courses in game theory and mechanism design, the economics of incentives and information and positive political economics.

Prof. Alberto Simpser Mondlak confirmed participation in LAWLE 2017

We are pleased to announce that prof. Alberto Simpser Mondlak, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, ITAM-Political Science Department has confirmed he will participate in LAWLE 2017. From Prof. Alberto Simpser’s webpage: Professor Simpser’s research examines major problems in the political … Continue reading

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Event: Ronald Coase Institute’s Workshop on Institutional Analysis

(From the Ronald Coase Institute’s web page: http://www.coase.org/whatsnew.htm#manila) Workshop on Institutional Analysis December 10-16, 2017    Bogota, Colombia Co-sponsored by Ostrom Workshop at Indiana University and Universidad de los Andes Apply by September 1, 2017 Young scholars worldwide are eligible to … Continue reading

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Oportunidades de estudo no Japão: JICA

A ABRAEX – Associação Brasiliense de Ex-Bolsistas Brasil-Japão (www.abraex.org.br, contato@abraex.org.br) divulga informações sobre bolsas de estudo da JICA no Japão para estudantes nikkei de ensino médio. Vejam anúncio transcrito abaixo. Prezados(as) Srs(as),   Vimos por meio desta, divulgarmos sobre o Programa de … Continue reading

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Fernando Meneguin e Pedro Nery citados pela revista Exame

Trabalho de Fernando Meneguin (EPRG e Senado) e Pedro Nery (Senado) que analisa reforma política com o instrumental da Teoria dos Jogos é citado em reportagem da Revista Exame: “É melhor financiar eleições com dinheiro da Odebrecht ou seu?” O … Continue reading

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Prof. Luciano Timm confirmed participation in LAWLE 2017

We are pleased to announce that prof. Luciano Timm, UNISINOS Law School has confirmed he will participate in LAWLE 2017. Prof. Luciano Timm is the President of the Brazilian Law and Economics Association, ABDE. From Carvalho, Machado e Timm Advogados: Luciano … Continue reading

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Prof. Rodrigo R. Soares confirmed participation in LAWLE 2017

We are pleased to announce that prof. Rodrigo Soares, Lemann Professor of Brazilian Public Policy and International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, has just confirmed he will participate in LAWLE 2017. From Columbia University School of Public Affairs: Rodrigo R. … Continue reading

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ATENÇÃO: HOJE!!! ESPECIAL SEMINÁRIO DE ENCERRAMENTO DO SEMESTRE!

ATENÇÃO: HOJE!!! ESPECIAL SEMINÁRIO DE ENCERRAMENTO DO SEMESTRE! O Economics and Politics Research Group (EPRG, http://www.econpolrg.com), tem o prazer de convidá-lo(a) para o Seminário de seu Ciclo 2017-I de Seminários de Pesquisa, descrito a seguir. Apresentador: Lucas Gurgel Leite, STN Título: Breve apresentação … Continue reading

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