Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, 1960, Bachelor of Arts Philosophy. Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean Graduate Training in Economic Development, 1963. Faculty of Pol & Economic Science(s) of Rio de Janeiro, 1968, Bachelor of Arts Economic.
University of SSo Paulo, 1972, Dr Socl Science(s). Spoken languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish, French, German.
Acting Chief, Developing Economies Section, General Analysis & Policies Division, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations since 1990. Senior Economic Affairs Officer, Office for Development and International Economic Cooperation, United Nations, New York, 1989-1990. Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary-General, Office for Development and International Economic Cooperation, 1987-1988.
Economic Affairs Officer, Department of International Economic and Social Affairs, 1981-1987. Researcher, Institute for International Economic & Management, Copenhagen School of Economic and Business Administration, 1978-1981. Researcher, Institut fur IberoamerikaKunde, Hamburg, 1976-1977.
Researcher, Kiel Institute for World Economic, 1976. Visiting Fellow, Cambridge University, 1973-1975. Associate Proofessor of Economic, University of Brasilia, 1969-1973.
Assistant Professor, Interamerican School of Public Administration, Rio de Janeiro, 1967-1969.