Solange Ledi Gonçalves

Professor of Economics

University of São Paulo (USP)

Contact information:

Office 244, 2nd floor (FEA 2)

Avenida Prof. Luciano Gualberto, 908, São Paulo, SP, Brazil 05508-010


Academic Position

Assistant Professor, University of São Paulo (USP), Department of Economics, 2022 to present.

Visiting Professor, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain, 2023.

Assistant Professor, Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), Department of Economics, 2018 to 2022.

Visiting Scholar, Sciences Po University, Paris, France, 2016. 


Ph.D. in Economics, University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil, 2017.

M.Sc. in Economics, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil, 2013. 

B.Sc. in Economics, University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil, 2010.

Curriculum Vitae 



Publications in portuguese

- Prize: BNDES Award 2015 – Best Master's Dissertation, First Place     

Working papers

- Prize: XXIV Banco do Nordeste Award in Regional Economics 2020 – Best Paper, First Place. 
- Prize: Prêmio CORECON-SP de Monografias 2022 First Place. 

In progress 

- Prize: BID-IMDS-SBE 2022 Award – Best Paper, Second Place.- FAPESP Regular Grant 2020/2023. - Presented at 38º Meeting of the European Economic Association (2023), Reading Group of Applied Economics of the Universidade Carlos III de Madrid, 44º Meeting of the Brazilian Econometric Society   (2022), The IZA World Labor Conference (2018), LACEA (2017),  3rd International REAP & SBE Meetings (2017)- Previously called: Household job search and labor supply of secondary earners in the family.

Other publications