CNPq Level 2 Rese­ar­ch Pro­duc­ti­vity Grant awar­ded to Lau­ra Car­va­lho. The pro­ject pro­po­ses to extend the tra­di­ti­on of Neo-Kalec­ki­an macro­e­co­no­mic models to incor­po­ra­te, in addi­ti­on to the func­ti­o­nal dis­tri­bu­ti­on of inco­me, chan­ges in the per­so­nal dis­tri­bu­ti­on of inco­me from work, capi­tal, and wealth. It also aims to intro­du­ce redis­tri­bu­ti­ve eco­no­mic policy vari­a­bles (eg mini­mum wage, inco­me trans­fers, tax struc­tu­re, exchan­ge rate) and their spe­ci­fic effects on aggre­ga­te demand and eco­no­mic growth. Finally, it aims to fill gaps in the lite­ra­tu­re on the rela­ti­onship betwe­en the pro­duc­ti­ve struc­tu­re, the com­po­si­ti­on of employ­ment, the edu­ca­ti­o­nal level, and the wage dis­tri­bu­ti­on in the economy.

Dura­ti­on: 2019–2022