Instituto Fernand Braudel de Economia Mundial - Associado à FAAP

  1. Ambassador Rubens Ricupero

    President Emeritus
  2. Mário Peixoto Netto

  3. Luiz Eduardo Assis

  4. Norman Gall

    Executive Director
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    Norman Gall has been engaged in reporting and research on Latin America since 1961, residing in Puerto Rico (1961-67), Venezuela (1968-74) and Brazil (1977 to present). Born in New York City in 1933 and educated in New York City public schools and New York University, he has been executive director of the Fernand Braudel Institute of World Economics in São Paulo since 1987 and editor of Braudel Papers, its bi-monthly newspaper of research and opinion, published in English and Portuguese. He was a Guggenheim Fellow (1968-69) and twice a visiting fellow at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University (1967-68 & 1972-73). For the American Universities Field Staff (AUFS), he conducted research on Peru, Venezuela, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Bolivia, Chile and Brazil. As Senior Associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, he conducted a three-year research project (1974-77) on the emergence of Brazil as a force in hemispheric affairs while on leave from AUFS. As contributing editor for Forbes magazine, based in São Paulo, he reported on developments in the world economy from Brazil, Japan, Europe, United States, Brazil, Mexico, Venezuela, Peru, Argentina and Chile. He has served as consultant to Exxon Corporation (1979), World Bank (1984-85; 1989-90), and the United Nations (1985). His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Economist, The Baltimore Sun, Newsday, The Philadelphia Bulletin, The New York Review of Books, The Times Literary Supplement (London), Commentary, The New Republic, The Nation, The New Leader, The Nation, The National Catholic Reporter, The Observer, The New Statesman, Le Monde, Esprit (Paris), Die Zeit (Hamburg), O Estado de S. Paulo, Jornal do Brasil and other European and Latin American periodicals.

    His complete biography and publications list is available at

  5. Amarílio Proença de Macedo

  6. Antonio Carlos Barbosa de Oliveira

  7. Ary Oswaldo de Mattos Filho

  8. Daniel José da Silva Oliveira

  9. Felícia Reicher Madeira

  10. Idel Metzger

  11. Jayme Garfinkel

  12. Jean-Yves Carfantan

  13. Luiz Alberto Machado

  14. Mailson da Nóbrega

  15. Marcelo Resende Allain

  16. Maria Clara R. M. do Prado

  17. Maridite Cristóvão Gomes de Oliveira

  18. Pedro de Camargo Neto

  19. Ricardo Toledo Silva

  20. Roberto Macedo

  21. Robson Rodrigues dos Santos

  22. Rogério Pontes de Carvalho

  23. William de Araújo Veras

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São Paulo - SP - Brazil

Phone. +55 (11) 3824-9633

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