Oliveira, Rodrigo

Research Associate

Profile
  • Rodrigo Oliveira
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-WIDER
    OFFICE:
    UNU-WIDER Katajanokanlaituri 6 B, FI-00160 Helsinki, Finland
    E-MAIL:
    oliveira@wider.unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +358-(0)9-615 9911
    NATIONALITY:
    Brazil

    Research Interests

    • Education
    • Health
    • inequality
    • Poverty

    Biographical Statement

    Rodrigo Oliveira is a Research Associate at UNU-WIDER working on tax-benefit microsimulation models. His research interests are development economics and applied economics, focusing on education, health, poverty, and inequality.

    He is on a leave of absence from his previous appointment as an economics professor at the Federal University of Bahia (UFBA) – Brazil. He has also worked as a research associate at Cidacs and CLEAR – FGV and as Coordinator of the Laboratory of Monitoring and Evaluation of Public Policies (LAPPE) at UFBA.