Bruno Varella MIRANDA is a Senior Editor for PONTES. Mr. Miranda is a PhD candidate in Applied Economics at the University of Missouri - Columbia. He also has a Master degree in Administration (concentration in Organizational Economics) and a Bachelor degree in International Relations, both from the University of São Paulo, Brazil. Mr. Miranda is currently a collaborator researcher of the Center for Organizational Studies (Cors). Prior to joining ICTSD, Mr. Miranda worked at the Agribusiness Inteligence Center (PENSA) and at the Center of International Negotiations Studies (CAENI). He is citizen of Brazil.