Adauto Rocha Junior

Adauto Rocha Jr.


Assistant Extension Professor

Division of Applied Social Sciences

Research at a glance

Area(s) of Expertise

Research Summary

Adauto Rocha Jr. specializes in building decision-making capacity for farmers and policymakers by addressing public policies, production, and environmental issues using microeconomic theory, quantitative methods, and territorial analysis (GIS). He has experience with impact evaluation of public policies, family farming, livestock economics (focus on aquaculture), and deforestation.

Educational background

  • Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Ph.D., Applied Economics, University of São Paulo (ESALQ)
  • M.S., Economics, University of Viçosa
  • B.S., Agronomy, State University of São Paulo