Linda Mendes Delazeri joined the Word Population Program (POP) at IIASA as Research Assistant in association with the Coordination of Improvement of Higher Level Personnel (CAPES) of the Brazilian government. Ms. Delazeri is a PhD Student of Applied Economics at the Federal University of Viçosa (Brazil). She holds a Master’s degree in Applied Economics from the Department of Rural Economics at the Federal University of Viçosa and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the same University.
Ms. Delazeri’s research interests include economics of natural and environmental resources and agriculture economics. She is currently studying the effects of climate change on agriculture production and on rural outmigration in Brazil. Her research at IIASA includes combining population and climate change scenarios to simulate migratory movements from rural areas of Brazil over the 21st century.
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