Dr Pedro Machado PhD

Lecturer in Economics

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Dr Pedro Machado

Lecturer in Economics

Pedro S. Machado joined the University of Greenwich in December 2023. Before joining Greenwich, he was a Lecturer in International Political Economy at City, University of London. He holds a PhD in Economics from The Open University (2021), and a MA in Economics (2017) and a BA in Economics (2015) from the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro.

His research focuses on the modern developments of classical political economy. His main area of contribution is on the interactions between functional distribution of income, technological developments, and patterns of trade specialization.


His PhD thesis was awarded the 2023 “Pierangelo Garegnani Thesis Prize” from the Centro di Ricerche e Documentazione Piero Sraffa.

Recent publications

Pedro S. Machado (2023) Globalization of Production and Absolute Advantage in a Classical Approach. Review of Political Economy, DOI: 10.1080/09538259.2023.2265102

Pedro S. Machado, Andrew B. Trigg (2021), On absolute and comparative advantage in international trade: A Pasinetti pure labour approach. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Volume 59, Pages 375-383, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.strueco.2021.09.005.