Paulo Furquim de Azevedo is Professor at the São Paulo School of Economics at Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV-EESP) and coordinator of the Research Area of the Agribusiness Center at FGV (GVAgro). He served as Commissioner at CADE (Brazilian Competition Agency) from 2006 to 2009, being its Acting President in 2008. He was also visiting scholar at the University of California at Berkeley, and professor at University of São Paulo and at Federal University of São Carlos in Brazil. He is currently coordinating the Thematic Project International Bioenergy Market: Assessing Institutional Structures, funded by FAPESP and part of the BIOEN Program. He has been publishing extensively in the following fields: bioenergy, competition policy, inter-firm contracts, vertical coordination, and agribusiness organizations. Paulo holds a PhD in Economics from University of São Paulo, and a BA in Public Management from FGV.
Website: http://www.eesp.fgv.br/pt-br/professores/paulo-furquim-de-azevedo [Portuguese] [English]