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List of notable or famous economists from Brazil, with bios and photos, including the top economists born in Brazil and even some popular economists who immigrated to Brazil. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Brazilian economists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These economists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known economist from Brazil is included when available.

List is made up of people like Dilma Rousseff and Cristovam Buarque.

This historic economists from Brazil list can help answer the questions "Who are some Brazilian economists of note?" and "Who are the most famous economists from Brazil?" These prominent economists of Brazil may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Brazilian economists.

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Alexandre Tombini


Alexandre Antônio Tombini is a Brazilian economist. He is the current Governor of the Central Bank of Brazil. ...more

Age: 53

Birthplace: Porto Alegre, Brazil

Profession: Economist

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Arminio Fraga


Arminio Fraga is a Brazilian economist who was president of the Central Bank of Brazil from 1999 to 2002. He is also a former associate of George Soros and his Quantum Fund. Since 2001 he has been a member of the influential Washington-based financial advisory body, the Group of Thirty. He received ...more

Age: 58

Birthplace: Brazil

Profession: Economist

Cristovam Buarque is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Economists from Brazil
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Cristovam Ricardo Cavalcanti Buarque, Ph.D is a Brazilian politician and university professor, member of Democratic Labour Party. He is married and has two children. ...more

Age: 71

Birthplace: Recife, Brazil

Profession: Politician, Economist, Writer

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Dilma Rousseff is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Economists from Brazil
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Dilma Vana Rousseff is the 36th and current President of Brazil. She is the first woman to hold the office. She was previously the Chief of Staff of the President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva from 2005 to 2010. The daughter of a Bulgarian entrepreneur, Rousseff was raised in an upper middle class ...more

Age: 69

Birthplace: Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Profession: Politician, Economist

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