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Jorge Avelino Braga de Macedo Edit Profile

Economics educator

Jorge Avelino Braga de Macedo, Portuguese economics educator. President Council European Communities, Brussels, 1992. Junior lieutenant Portuguese Army, 1973-1975.

Background

Macedo, Jorge Avelino Braga de was born on December 1, 1946 in Lisbon. Son of Jorge and Branca Rosa (Mendonca Braga) B.d.Macedo.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Faculty of Law, Lisbon, 1971; Master of Arts, Yale University, 1973; Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1979.

Career

Professor economics Nova University, Lisbon, since 1987. President Organization of European Cooperation and Development Development Center, Paris, since 1999. President Parliament European Affairs Committee, Lisbon, 1994-1995.

Minister of finance, Lisbon, 1991-1993. Deputy director general European Commission, Brussels, since 1991, director national economics, 1988-1991. Director Institute for Tropical Sciences Research, Lisbon, since 1985.

Research associate National Bureau Economic Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts, since 1980. Research fellow Center for Economic Policy Research, London, since 1983. Member executive committee Trilateral Commission Europe, Paris, 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Currency Convertibility, 1996, Unity with Diversity in the European Economy, 1990.

Membership

President Council European Communities, Brussels, 1992. Junior lieutenant Portuguese Army, 1973-1975.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jogging, movies.

Connections

Married Luiza S. Almeido Ribeiro, November 30, 1972. Children: Joao, Ana.

father:
Jorge B.d.Macedo

mother:
Branca Rosa (Mendonca Braga) B.d.Macedo

spouse:
Luiza S. Almeido Ribeiro

children:
Joao Macedo

Ana Macedo