Master’s (12 to 36 months) and Doctorate (24 to 48 months)

Major Area: Regional and Urban Economics
Lines of Research

  • 1. Regional economics
  • 2. Urban management and planning
  • 3. Economic development from a historical perspective

Major Area: History of Economics
Lines of Research

  • 1. The slave-based mercantile economy in the modern world
  • 2. The capitalist crisis in a historical perspective
  • 3. The historical development of the capitalist economy in Brazil
  • 4. Issues and polemics, strategies of Brazilian thought in the 19th and 20th centuries

Major Area: Labor and Social Economics
Lines of Research

  • 1. Social protection from a comparative international perspective
  • 2. Work conditions and labor relations in developed economies in recent times
  • 3. Income distribution
  • 4. Labor market and public policies
  • 5. Sectorial social policies
  • 6. Technological resources and policies

Major Area: Agricultural and Land Economics
Lines of Research

  • 1. Research in agricultural, land and environmental economics