João Victor Guedes Neto

PhD Candidate, University of Pittsburgh
Adam Smith Fellow

João V. Guedes-Neto is a PhD candidate in the department of political science at the University of Pittsburgh. His main area of expertise is comparative political behavior. In his dissertation, João proposes a greater interaction between political psychology and public administration to understand coordination problems in the bureaucracy. João earned an MA in political science from the University of Pittsburgh, and MA in public economics, law and politics from Leuphana University of Lüneburg, Germany, an MA in public management and society from Federal University of Alfenas, Brazil, and a BA in economics from Federal University of São João del-Rei, Brazil.