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About Sergio Da Silva

I have an interest in science in general, as well as economics. Two avenues in economics I think worthy of pursuit are 1) the biological basis of economic behavior at the individual level and 2) a statistical physics approach to group economic phenomena.

Positions

2004 - Present Faculty Member, Federal University of Santa Catarina ‐ Graduate Program in Economics
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2004 - Present Faculty Member, Federal University of Santa Catarina ‐ Department of Economics
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2002 - 2004 Faculty Member, Federal University of Rio Grande Do Sul ‐ Graduate Program in Economics
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2002 - 2004 Faculty Member, Federal University of Rio Grande Do Sul ‐ Department of Economics
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1990 - 2002 Faculty Member, University of Brasilia ‐ Graduate Program in Economics
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1990 - 2002 Faculty Member, University of Brasilia ‐ Department of Economics
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Disciplines


Research Interests

Econophysics and Behavioral Economics

Grants

2014 - Present Productivity in Research
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2006 - 2009 Procad
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2005 - 2009 Productivity in Research
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Professional Service and Affiliations

2021 - Present Review Editor, Interdisciplinary Physics, Frontiers in Physics
2021 - Present Associate Editor, Personality and Social Psychology, Frontiers in Psychology
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Honors and Awards

  • Haralambos Simeonidis Prize for the best PhD thesis, ANPEC, 1999
  • The Ashley Prize for the best PhD thesis, University of Birmingham, 1999

Courses

  • Econophysics
  • Behavioral Economics
  • Microeconomics

Education

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1995 - 1998 PhD, University of Birmingham ‐ Department of Economics
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1987 - 1990 MSc, University of Brasilia ‐ Graduate Program in Economics
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1983 - 1986 BSc, University of Brasilia ‐ Department of Economics
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Contact Information

Federal University of Santa Catarina
Department of Economics
Florianopolis SC 88049-970
Brazil

Phone: +55 48 3721 9901


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