The Fourth Latin American Advanced Programme on Rethinking Macro and Development Economics

with support from FAPESP  

7 January – 11 January, 2013

 The programme is mainly intended for young academics. The list of confirmed lecturers for next year includes 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), Luiz Gonzaga Belluzzo (Unicamp) 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, 13o andar, 01332-000, São Paulo, SP, Brazil. All documents, with the exception of the recommendation, should arrive in Sao Paulo by October 26th, 2012. Candidates will be notified of the results by mid-November. 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 Laura Carvalho ( for further inquiries. The Programme will fund travel and accommodation expenses of successful candidates. 

 Edital - Laporde 2013 - completo em Inglês

 Laporde 2013 - versão resumida em Inglês




How the full opening of the capital account to highly liquid financial markets led Latin America to two and a half cycles of ‘mania, panic and crash’

Homogeneous middles vs. heterogeneous tails, and the end of the ‘Inverted-U’: the share of the rich is what it’s all about

Why has productivity growth stagnated in most Latin American countries since the neo-liberal reforms?

The Revenge of the Market on the Rentiers Why neo-liberal reports of the end of history turned out to be premature

A Structuralist Philips Curve

Apresentação Prof. Nakano

Apresentação Jan Kregel

Apresentação Prof. Bresser Pereira