Machado, Fabiana - Economist
Fabiana Machado holds a PhD and MA in Political Science from the University of Rochester, NY, a Certificate of Political Studies (CIEP) from the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), France, and a BA in International Relations from the University of Brasília, Brazil.
She is interested in voting and elections, game theory, Latin American politics, comparative political institutions, and econometrics. Her research addresses issues of inequality, redistribution, and political representation. More specifically it deals with the political prospects of redistributive policies in unequal new democracies; citizens selection of delegates to represent their interests in the political process; the efficiency of public provision of health and education; and the effect of political institutions on policy outcomes in Latin America.