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Jose António Brito S. Girao Edit Profile

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Jose António Brito S. Girao, Portuguese statistical office director. Recipient Calouste Gulbenkian award Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, 1963. Captain Portuguese Army, 1961-1963. Member American Economic Association, Gremio Literario.

Background

Girao, Jose António Brito S. was born on April 21, 1938 in Lisbon, Portugal. Son of Jose Silva and Arlete O. (Brito) Girao.

Education

Liceniatura, University Tecnica de Lisboa, 1960. Engenheiro agronomo, University Tecnica de Lisboa, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Cornell University, 1971.

Career

Researcher Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisboa, 1964-1968, 72-78. Research assistant Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1971. Assistant professor Instituto Superior de Economia University Tecnica de Lisboa, Lisboa, 1972-1977.

Visiting professor University Catolica Portuguesa, 1973-1978. Professor economics Faculdade de Economia University Nova Lisboa, since 1975. Associate director research and statistics Banco de Portugal, Lisboa, 1979-1985.

Director general for the treasury Ministry of Finance, 1986-1987. Director Statistical Office of the European Communities, Luxembourg, since 1987. Board directors European Investment Bank, Luxembourg, 1986-1987.

Member Monetary Committee of the E.C., Brussels, 1986-1987. Member science council Munich Center for Advanced Training, Munich, since 1988. Board directors Centre European de Statisticiens Economistes des Pays en Voie de Development, Luxembourg, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Natureza do Problema Agricola em Portugal, 1980. Contributor several articles to professional journals.

Membership

Captain Portuguese Army, 1961-1963. Member American Economic Association, Gremio Literario.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jogging, swimming, gardening.

Connections

Married Maria Jesus S.A. Martins, November 28, 1963. Children: Pedro, Miguel, Maria do Carmo. Married Maria Teresa D.L. Ribeiro, February 14, 1983.

1 child, Leonor.

father:
Jose Silva Girao

mother:
Arlete O. (Brito) Girao

spouse:
Maria Jesus S.A. Martins

spouse:
Maria Teresa D.L. Ribeiro

child:
Pedro Girao

child:
Miguel Girao

child:
Maria do Carmo Girao

child:
Leonor Girao