Roundtable will discuss 2018 Brazilian election results

Experts will discuss which political parties stood out in the first round of the 2018 elections, as well as the behavior of the Brazilian constituency and outline the profile of the Brazilian Congress that will take over in 2019.
Social Sciences
20 September 2018
Roundtable will discuss 2018 Brazilian election results

Political scientists Sérgio Praça (School of Social Sciences (FGV CPDOC)), Octavio Amorim Neto (Brazilian School of Public and Business Administration (FGV EBAPE)), and Jairo Nicolau (UFRJ) will discuss the results of the 2018 elections shortly after the first round, on Monday, October 8, at 2 p.m., in Rio de Janeiro.

Experts will discuss which political parties stood out in the first round of the 2018 elections and what determined the performance of both presidential candidates who will compete in the second round, if applicable. They will also break down the behavior of the Brazilian constituency and outline the profile of the Brazilian Congress that will take over in 2019.

Sérgio Praça is a professor and researcher at CPDOC. He is also a researcher of FGV’s Center of Politics and Economics of the Public Sector (CEPESP). He holds a Master’s and PhD in Political Science from USP. Octavio Amorim Neto is an associate professor at EBAPE. He holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of California and has research experience in compared political institutions.  Jairo Nicolau is a Political Science professor at UFRJ. He was a member of the Advisory Committee for the National Council for Scientific and Technological Research (CNPq), professor of IUPERJ, and visiting professor at UERJ. 

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