The Second Latin American Advanced Programme on Rethinking Macro and Development Economics
Hosted by São Paulo School of Economics FGV/SP with support from FAPESP and Ordem dos Economistas do Brasil
11 January – 15 January, 2010
Fundação Getúlio Vargas, São Paulo, Brazil

With support from FAPESP and Ordem dos Economistas do Brasil, the São Paulo School of Economics is hosting an advanced summer programme on rethinking macro and development economics for the second time in Sao Paulo. The programme builds on the experience of the successful Cambridge Advance Programme on Rethinking Development Economics (CAPORDE) that has been running in Cambridge, UK, for the last eight years and will be held for the second time at the São Paulo School of Economics, São Paulo, between 11th January and 15th January 2010. The programme will admit a select group of 30 or so young academics from developing countries with a focus in Latin America, and provide them with lectures, discussions, and research workshops with leading scholars on cutting edge topics in macro and development economics from a number of critical perspectives. There will be no tuition fees for the course.

The programme is mainly intended for young academics. This year’s lecturers whose participation are confirmed are, Gabriel Palma (Cambridge University), Ha-Joon Chang (Cambridge University), Jomo, K.S. (Assistant-Secretary General, UN), Jose Antonio Ocampo (Columbia University), Jan Kregel (Univ. of Missouri), Yoshiaki Nakano (São Paulo School of Economics) and Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira (São Paulo School of Economics). Applications, including a CV, transcripts, and a letter of recommendation, should be sent, with a covering letter, to Dr. Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira, Course Director, LAPORDE, São Paulo School of Economics, Rua Itapeva n. 474, 13andar, 01332-000, São Paulo, SP, Brazil. All documents, with the exception of the recommendation, should arrive in Sao Paulo by 10th November, 2009. Candidates will be notified of the results by the beginning of December. Please note that we are not able to accept any faxed or electronic documents, with the possible exception of the letter of recommendation. For the details, please refer to the pages sent out with this poster. Please contact Paulo Gala ( through email
for further inquiries.

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