Think tank

Fundação Getulio Vargas

Getulio Vargas Foundation ‒ FGV

Río de Janeiro, Brazil

Private not-for-profit research and higher education institution (and Think Tank) (created in 1944) whose mission is to stimulate and contribute to Brazil’s socioeconomic development. Its main activities include conducting innovative research of high social impact, offering graduate and undergraduate courses, and publishing and retailing scientific journals and books. The Schools and Research Centers at FGV are academically and operationally fully independent units. Each year, these units with their 716 researchers are responsible for producing hundreds of articles and other academic texts which serve as a basis for public debates among researchers and representatives of the public and private sectors.

Contact details

Website:
https://portal.fgv.br/en

Address:
Praia de Botafogo, 190, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, Brasil, 22250-900

Country:
Brazil

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1944
Age (years)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 78
Brazil average
 30
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Brazilian Federal Government, through the president of the Administrative Department of Public Service, Mr. Luiz Simões Lopes.
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2020): Prof. Carlos Ivan Simonsen Leal, president
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Carlos Ivan Simonsen Leal, president
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Carlos Ivan Simonsen Leal
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 2,920
Brazil average
 347
Global average
 124

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 23,452
Brazil average
 2,643
Global average
 6,811
Financials
2018
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 $343,603,982
Brazil average
 $40,209,260
Global average
 $61,728,163

Social

Likes (2021)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 44,656
Brazil average
 60,771
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2020)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 816,819
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 89,859
Brazil average
 29,889
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2020)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 89,343
Subscribers (2021)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 32
Brazil average
 6,483
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2020)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 96,800
Followers (2021)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 207,267
Brazil average
 57,251
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2020)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
 185,902
Followers (2020)
Fundação Getulio Vargas
2,140,976 
Brazil average
1,068,892 
Global average
 135,258

Data notes

Last updated: 01/12/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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