- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict, peace and security
- Peace and development
Dr Diego Lopes da Silva is a Senior Researcher in the SIPRI Military Expenditure and Arms Production Programme. He holds a PhD in Peace, Defense and International Security Studies from the São Paulo State University, Brazil. His current research concerns the interplay between institutions, political transitions and military spending. He has also published on the arms trade and arms production.
Arms Trade, Military Expenditure
PhD in International Relations, São Paulo State University; Master’s degree in Peace, Defense and International Security, São Paulo State University, Brazil