Visiting Professor at the Economy Institute of the University of Campinas.

Associate Professor of the Post Graduation Programme at FAUUSP.

Member of the Editorial Council of the Brazilian Revue in Urban and Regional Studies of the National Association of Graduate Programmes and Research in Urban and Regional Planning (ANPUR) – Brazil.

Member of the editorial Council of Revista Metrópoles. Observatório das Metrópoles/Educ, Sao Paulo/Brasil

Member of THE Celso Furtado Center, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil.

Member of Council São Paulo Municipal Government



Full Professor at the Architecture and Urbanism Faculty of the University of Sao Paulo – FAUUSP – Brazil (1974-2010).

Coordinated the Architecture and Urbanism Post Graduation Programme at USP (1998-2002).

Member of Sao Paulo University Post Graduation Council (1998-2002).

Visiting Professor at the Human Settlements Center of the University of British Columbia – Canada (2002).

Visiting Professor at the School of Architecture and Urban Planning of Witwatersrand – Johannesburg/South Africa (2006).

Member of Sao Paulo University Research Council (2007-2009)



Housing and Urban Development Secretary in the Sao Paulo Municipality (1989/1992).

President of Sao Paulo Metropolitan Housing Company Administrative Council (1992).

Took part in the Transition Committee between Fernando Henrique Cardozo e Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (2002) Formulated the proposition for the creation of the Ministry of Cities.

Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Cities and technical coordinator of the Urban Development National Policy (2003-2005)

President of the Brazilian Company of Urban Trains Administrative Council (2003-2005).

Member of the Scientific Board of Revue “Justice spatiale/spatial justice”. Département de Géographie Paris Ouest Nanterre – France ( (2009 – 2012)

Consultant at several Municipalities in Brazil and abroad.



MARICATO, E (2014) The future of global peripheral cities. In Latin American Perspectives. Sage, forthcoming

__________ (2013) C’est la question urbaine , imbecile! In ARANTES, P.and others Villes Rebelles. Paris: Editions du Sextant. (book chapter)

__________ (2013) Vulnerability and Risk in the Metropolis of the Periphery: Everyday Life in Brazil’s Cities. Progressive Planning Magazine. Planners Network, September 2.

__________. and WHITACKER, J. (2013) Le Brésil entre injustices spatiales et combat pous la justice spatiale. In DUFAUX, Frédéric et PHILIFERT, Pascale. Justice spatiales et politique territorriales. Paris: Presses Universitaires Paris Ouest.(Book chapter)

__________ (2012) Metrópolis desgovernadas. Revista Escala Bogotá: Escala N.225 ano 49.

__________. (2012) Globalization and urban policy in the periphery of capitalism. In VALENÇA, M., CRAVIDÃO, F., FERNANDES,J. Urban development in Brazil and Portugal. Nova Science Publishers. (book chapter)

__________ (2010) The statute of the peripheral city. In Cities Alliance , The City Statute of Brazil. A commentary. Ministry of Cities: Brasilia. 2010 (book chapter)

_________ (2009)Fighting for Just Cities in capitalism’s periphery. In: Peter MARCUSE and others (Org.). Serching for the Just City. 1 ed. London e New York: Routledge, 2009, p. 194-213 (book chapter)



MARICATO, E. (2014) A copa do mundo no Brasil: tsunami de capitais aprofunda a desigualdade urbana. In JENNINGS, A. and others. Brasil em jogo. São Paulo:Boitempo (book chapter)

___________ (2014) O impasse da política urbana no Brasil . Petrópolis: Vozes. (book, 3.ed.)

___________, (2013) Cidades Rebeldes. São Paulo: Boitempo.(Book chapter)

__________, (2013) Cidades e luta de classes no Brasil. In Fundação Perseu Abramo e Fundação Friedrich Ebert (orgs) Classes, que classes? São Paulo: Fundação Perseu Abramo. (book chapter)

___________ (2013) Brasil, cidades: alternativas para a crise urbana. Petrópolis: Vozes. (book, 6. Ed.)

___________, ARANTES, O. and VAINER, C. (2012) A cidade do pensamento único. Petrópolis: Vozes. (book, 7. Ed.)