Fernando Gaiger Silveira

Fernando Gaiger Silveira holds a bachelor’s degree in Agronomic Engineering from ESALQ/USP, and completed a PhD in Economics at UNICAMP; IPEA researcher since 1998; Collaborative Professor PPGE/UFF. He was an agronomist at ANCA/MST (1987-88), a researcher at FEE/RS (1991-98), a coordinator at Cadastro Único/MDS (2008-10) and a Professor at many institutions (UNB, Unieuro, Faciplac, Ceub, Unimep).

He works with inequality, poverty, redistributive impacts of taxation and social expenditure, agrarian-related topics, and social policy financing.