The Postgraduate Program in Economics - Area: Applied Economics of the FEA-RP/USP (PPGE/USP-RP) began its activities in 2004. The focus of the program is the economic analysis applied to specific problems of interest to both the public and private sectors, particularly those that contain quantitative studies. Currently the program has registered professors according to their specialties defined by the following lines of research:

> Social Economics

> Economic Development

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