International Awards and Distinctions

The recognition to the contribution of the School and of our teaching staff and students in international scenario confirm the efforts to increase partnerships and worldviews, as well as to dialogue with other peers, collaborating in questions of high complexity.

As a result and recognition of the representativeness of FGV/EPGE in international scope, the School was granted the first position in Tilburg University ranking, in Netherlands, as the best Economics Department in Latin America.

Other examples of international academic distinction are the titles and awards granted to the School and to its faculty members, which also include distinguished positions in international societies and committees.

Name Institution Awards and Titles Year
Aloisio Araujo Executive Comitee SAET 2015
Institute of Mathematics Statistics Elected Member 2014
SAET President 2013
American Economic Association Foreign Honorary Member 2012
SAET Vice-president 2011
The National Academy of Sciences USA Foreign Associate 2006
American Academy of Arts & Science Foreign Honorary Member 2003
TWAS - Third World Academy of Sciences Fellow 2003
International Economic Association Member of the Executive Committee 1989
Guggenheim Foundation Fellow 1988
Econometric Society Fellow 1987
André Trindade Northwestern University Dissertation Year Fellowship 2010
Fundação Ciência e Tecnologia - Portugal Doctoral Grant 2006
Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian - Portugal Doctoral Grant 2005
Northwestern University Graduate Fellowship 2005
Universidade Nova de Lisboa - Portugal Francisco José Barosa Award 2002
Caio Almeida Stanford University National Science Foundation Grant 2003
Cecilia Machado Berriel Columbia University Dissertation Fellowship (2009-2010) 2010
Columbia University Distinction in PhD Degree 2010
Columbia University Lewis A. Sanders Fellowship 2008
Columbia University Wueller Teaching Award, Graduate Econometrics 2007
Columbia University Program of Economic Research Summer Grant 2007
Columbia University Doctoral Grant 2005
Cezar Santos UniCredit & Universities Foundation Best Paper Award 2014
Teaching Prize of Fachschaft VWL University of Mannheim 2013
Francisco Costa Royal Economic Society Royal Economic Society Junior Fellowship 2012
London School of Economics David T. Beers Fellowship 2008
João Victor Issler Latin American Standing Committee da Econometric Society Secretary 2016
DoE, University of California Outstanding Teaching Award 1991
University of Illinois The Hans Brehms Award 1988
Econometric Society Member  
Marcelo J. Moreira University College London (UCL) Fellow 2015
LAMES - Latin American Meeting of the Econometric Society Mario Henrique Simonsen Lecture 2014
Econometric Society Fellow 2012
National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Grant 2008
DoE, Harvard University Andrew E. Furer Fellow 2007
Alfred P. Sloan Resarch Fellow Alfred P. Sloan Resarch Fellow 2006
National Science Foundation National Science Foundation Grant 2004
RESTUD Seminar Invitation 2002
University of California, Berkeley Doctoral Research Fellowship 2001
University of California, Berkeley Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award 2001
University of California, Berkeley Summer Merit Fellowship 2001
University of California, Berkeley Departamental Continuing Student Fellowship 2000
CAPES PhD Fellowship 1999
Paulo Klinger Monteiro SAET Fellow 2011
Econometric Society Fellow 2009
Guggenheim Foundation Fellow 1996
Ricardo Cavalcanti LAMES - Latin American Meeting of the Econometric Society Mario Henrique Simonsen Lecture 2007
Rubens Penha Cysne CEPAL Grant for research on Brazilian reformations in the 90’s 2001
PNUD Grant for research on Monetary Economics 1995