PhD in Economics, The University of Chicago, 2003
MA in Economics, The University of Chicago, 1998
Licenciatura in Economics, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, 1997
Pedro is a Professor of Economics at University College London and an economist in the IFS' Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (Cemmap). His research interests include development economics, labour economics, the economics of education and microeconometrics. In the past he has examined issues such as the returns to education, human capital policy, and labor regulation in developing countries. He has studied poverty and education programs in several countries in Latin America, Africa and Eastern Europe.