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Curso Preparatório para Exame Nacional da ANPEC
3 de fevereiro de 2020
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Orçamento Público – PPA, LDO e LOA
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Orçamento Municipal: Como incrementar as receitas
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Research Topics

Since its foundation, Fipe has conducted more than 1,800 researches for public and private sector clients in the following areas:

Agriculture

Research on topics such as prices, productivity, employment, technology, the National Alcohol Program (Pró-Álcool) as a source of renewable energy, food supply, foreign trade, credit incentives for defrayal and marketing, settlements and incentives for low income farmer workers, taxation, and future grain markets

Economic Conjuncture Analysis

Analysis of the economic conjuncture's behavior on national and international levels, with a critical review of the consistency of orientation and results of economic policies and macroeconomic projections.

Concessions and Public-Private Partnerships (PPP)

Modeling  of concessions and public-private partnerships' contracts. Studies about the financial-economic feasibility and contractual balance. Support to public and private sectors in the area. 

Health economics

Effects of social policies on health and nutrition, drugs prices, index, price of medical procedures, and HIV treatments among other indicators.

Economics of the public sector

Cost and efficiency management in health, education and public safety; development of public-private partnerships; evaluation of projects for the concession of public services and infrastructure in general; analysis of the economic-financial balance of public-private partnerships and concession contracts; formulation of policies for economic-financial rebalance. 

Tourism Economics

Research on characteristics and dimensions of the domestic and international tourism market in Brazil, examination of the profile and expenses of outgoing and incoming  tourists through field research, elaboration of strategic plans for locations with touristic potential, studies of economic impact of touristic activities for regional destinations and for the country.

Financial Economics

Preparation of financial indexes, risk factors, weighted average cost of capital,  forward structure of interest rates, evaluation of company's or asset's market value, cash flow analysis, capital structure, design of incentives.  

Industrial Economics

Sector studies on production, employment, salaries, productivity, absorption and development of technology, price formation, tax structure, degree of nationalization, degree of external and internal competitiveness, financing options and level of debt, trade structure, project analysis, industrial location, input-output matrix, formation of industrial sites, projections for sectors, regulation of competition. 

International Economics

Analysis of export and import schedules, capital inflows, exchange rates, differential in interest rates, the composition or structure of customs’ tariffs, technology transfers, impact of trade agreements. 

Monetary Economics

Research on the Central Bank and its relationship with the financial and banking system, interest rate structure, domestic federal public debt, monetary aggregates, reform of the financial system and its adequacy to finance the economy.  

Urban and Regional Economics

Research on regional disparities, urbanization process, regional development, spatial distribution of poverty, regional incentives structure, econometric models of output-input, computable general equilibrium models, regional projections, spatial impacts of economic policies. 

Energy and Environment

Analysis of the Brazilian energetic matrix, investments in energy and the preservation of the environment (with emphasis on the energy sector), renewable and nonrenewable alternative energy sources, impact of public investments in the urban environment, regulation. 

Public Finances

Research on the tax reform, social security, public expenses, fiscal federalism and the transfer of public budget funds, public deficit (origins and financing), public debt (composition and financing), budgetary projections, evaluation of projects for public services concession. 

Labor Market

Education and training of human resources,  population dynamics (vegetative growth and migration), occupational distribution, wage scales, indexation of wages, work conditions, labor relations, union organization, social contributions, nutrition, social security, unemployment benefits, elaboration of the Brazilian classification of occupations (CBO).

Real Estate Market

Research on evolution of prices, fundamentals and characteristics of the real estate market in Brazil, including elaboration of projections and tendencies and profound analysis of demand side`s profile and potential for real estate in specific regions. 

Social Policies

Studies to measure the size and origin of poverty in Brazil, education, nutrition, housing, transportation, adoption of social tariffs for public services, social security aids, unemployment compensation, evaluation of social programs and policies. 

Other indexes

Fipe calculates other indexes and price charts for trade associations and governmental bodies, such as prices of electronics; prices of retail beverages, supermarket prices, milk and dairy prices, retail prices and consumer prices in other cities. Fipe also calculates indexes of economic activity per sector or region.