Francisco Vidal Luna

Francisco Vidal Luna

Francisco Vidal Luna

Studied economics at the University of São Paulo, receiving his BA in 1971 and his Phd in 1980. He was a professor of the Faculty of Economics and Administration (FEA) of the University of Sao Paulo, and is currently a Researcher at the Foundation Institute of Economic Research (FIPE) of the University of São Paulo. He was Secretary of Economy and Planning of the State Government of São Paulo and Planning Secretary of the City of São Paulo. His research and publications have been in the areas of the Brazilian economy, in economic and demographic history, as well as in Public Finance and Public Administration. He has published extensively on the Economic and Social History of Brazil.