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.

Atenção: Participe do Virtual World Congress of the Econometric Society – 2020

Atenção: O World Congress da Econometric Society será realizado este ano de forma virtual. Assim, todos podem participar com uma taxa de inscrição módica de 10 dólares. Vejam anúncio abaixo. May 20, 2020 http://www.econometricsociety.org REGISTRATION OPEN ECONOMETRIC SOCIETY/BOCCONI UNIVERSITY  VIRTUAL … Continue reading

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Oportunidade: Concurso CAF de ensaios universitários “Ideias para o Futuro”

Atenção: Estão abertas as inscrições para o concurso de ensaios universitários do Banco de Desenvolvimento da América Latina – CAF. Para maiores detalhes, clique aqui: https://www.caf.com/pt/presente/noticias/2020/04/abertas-as-inscricoes-para-o-concurso-de-ensaios-universitarios-ideias-para-o-futuro/ Abertas as inscrições para o concurso de ensaios universitários “Ideias para o Futuro” 08 … Continue reading

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Oportunidade: Concurso Professor Doutor – Departamento de Economia FEA-RP/USP

Prezados senhores, Solicitamos gentilmente ampla divulgação do edital de abertura de inscrição para cargo de Professor Doutor junto ao Departamento de Economia da FEA-RP/USP. Edital FEA-RP 022/2020 – Departamento de Economia – área de conhecimento;  Teoria Econômica As inscrições estarão abertas pelo prazo de … Continue reading

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Novo livro com Fernando Meneguin: “Lei de Liberdade Econômica e reflexos no Direito Regulatório: a análise de impacto regulatório”

Fernando Meneguin contribuiu com o capítulo “Lei de Liberdade Econômica e reflexos no Direito Regulatório: a análise de impacto regulatório” para o livro “Lei da Liberdade Econômica e o ordenamento jurídico brasileiro”, organizado pela professora Amanda Flávio de Oliveira (UnB) … Continue reading

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New policy brief by Karina Bugarin: “Crisis Control: The Use of Simulations for Policy Decision-Making” in the Policy Center for the New South

Karina Bugarin (Secretariat for Economic Development, State of São Paulo, Brazil) has published the policy brief “Crisis Control: The Use of Simulations for Policy Decision-Making” in the Policy Center for the New South. Policy brief PB 20-38, coauthored with Eduardo … Continue reading

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Novos papers por Fernando Meneguin no JOTA e no ConJur: Moratória e serviços essenciais; segurança jurídica para gestores municipais

Fernando Meneguin (IDP e Senado) publicou recentemente dois artigos com importantes reflexões sobre questões suscitadas pelo pandemia do novo coronavírus. O artigo “Moratória e serviços essenciais: medida bem-intencionada com efeitos indesejáveis”, em coautoria com Amanda Flávio de Oliveira (UnB), publicado … Continue reading

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New paper by Rodrigo Schneider: “Political determinants of investment in water and sanitation: Evidence from Brazilian elections” in Economic Letters

Rodrigo Schneider (Skidmore College and EPRG) has published the paper: “Political determinants of investment in water and sanitation: Evidence from Brazilian elections” in Economic Letters. The paper, coauthored with Evan Plous Kresch shows that “mayors of municipalities with self-run water … Continue reading

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New paper by Rodrigo Schneider: “Winners and Losers of the Ballot: Electronic vs. Traditional Paper Voting Systems in Brazil” in Latin American Politics and Society

Rodrigo Schneider (Skidmore College and EPRG) has published the paper: “Winners and Losers of the Ballot: Electronic vs. Traditional Paper Voting Systems in Brazil” in Latin American Politics and Society. The paper shows that the introduction of electronic voting in Brazil … Continue reading

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HOJE: Segundo e último dia do 7o. EPRG

Atenção: Não percam hoje o segundo dia do Sétimo Encontro Anual do EPRG! Vejam o convite e o programa ATUALIZADO EM 15.12.2019 abaixo, ou clique aqui.  

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Contagem regressiva: 1 dia para o 7o. EPRG

Atenção: Falta apenas 1 dia para o início do Sétimo Encontro Anual do EPRG. Vejam o convite e o programa ATUALIZADO EM 15.12.2019 abaixo, ou clique aqui.  

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