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Dr Diego Lopes da Silva

POSITION AT SIPRI
Researcher

Dr Diego Lopes da Silva

Dr Diego Lopes da Silva

Dr Diego Lopes da Silva is a Researcher with the SIPRI Arms and Military Expenditure Programme. He holds a PhD in International Relations and a Master’s degree in Peace, Defense and International Security from São Paulo State University. His research explores the political consequences of arms import dependence in South America. His publications have mainly addressed issues of arms trade and transparency in military expenditure.

Subject expertise

Arms Trade, Military Expenditure

Regional expertise

South America

Phone number
+46 76 902 27 26
Languages
Portuguese, Spanish, English
Education

PhD in International Relations, São Paulo State University; Master’s degree in Peace, Defense and International Security, São Paulo State University, Brazil

 

 

Citizenship
Brazil
SIPRI AND PARTNER PUBLICATIONS
External publications
  • Silva, Diego Lopes da, Dependência da Importação de Insumos para a Defesa: Uma Breve Análise do Caso Colombiano [Arms Import Dependence: A Brief Analysis of the Colombian Case]. Revista Brasileira de Estudos de Defesa. Vol. 3, No 1, 2016.
  • Saint Pierre, Héctor Luis and Silva, Diego Lopes, A Torre de Babel Sul-Americana: A Importância da Convergência Conceitual para a Cooperação em Defesa [The South American Babel Tower: The Importance of Conceptual Convergence to Defense Cooperation]. In: Érica C. A. Winand; Israel Roberto Barnabé; Lucas M. Pinheiro. (Org.). Relações Internacionais. 1 ed. Brasília: Fundação Alexandre de Gusmão, 2014. p. 43-66.
  • Saint Pierre, Héctor Luís and Silva, Diego Lopes da, Percepções de Segurança Regional no Âmbito da UNASUL: O Conselho Sul-Americano de Defesa [Regional Security Perceptions Within UNASUR: The South American Defense Council]. In: Luis Fernando Ayerbe. (Org.). Territorialidades e Entrecruzamentos Geopolíticos na América Latina. 1ed.São Paulo: Cultura Acadêmica, 2014, v. 1, p. 220-244.
  • Silva, Diego Lopes da, Metodologias de Transparência Militar: Aportes Técnicos e Teóricos sobre o Caso Sul-Americano [Military Transparency Methodologies: Technical and Theoretical Approaches to the South American Case]. Cadernos de Campo, V. 2, No 1, 2014.