Paulo de Lima Oliveira BITSS CatalystPolitical Science

Paulo is a lawyer and a PhD student in Law at the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), and has a Master’s degree in Law and Economics an undergraduate degree in Political Science. He co-founded the UFPE research group ‘Laboratory of Research in Institutional Designs’ and is a member of the group ‘Research Methods in Political Science’. In 2017, Paulo was selected to attend the Workshop in Institutional Analysis in Bogotá, Colombia, sponsored by the Ronald Coase Institute.

Paulo conducts research on the influence of law in the fight against corruption, transparency in public policy, and economic analysis of law. He works on the diffusion of empirical research in law and of transparency and replication in Brazilian Political Sience and Legal Studies.