Dr Tiago Cavalcanti
Hub Co-Leader: How Do We Achieve a Sustainable Economy?
Tiago is a senior lecturer in the Faculty of Economics and a fellow of Trinity College. He gained his PhD in economics from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and taught first at Universidade Nova de Lisboa in Spain from 2001 to 2003 followed by Univerisdade Federal de Pernambuco in Brazil from 2003 to 2007. He then moved to the United States and became visiting assistant professor at Purdue University from 2005 to 2006. His teaching and research focuses on macroeconomics, growth economic development, and inequality. He is also the editor of the B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics.