"graduated from the University of Bras�lia"
Mariano C. Marques Mr. Mariano C. Marques, 55, Economist, graduated from the University of Brasília, with MSc in Economics from the University of Brasília, and PHd (all but thesis) from the University of Brasília, Brazil. He entered the public service in Brazil in 1982 and since 1985 he has been with the National Food Company (CONAB), linked to the Ministry of Agriculture (MAPA) equivalent in the United States to the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC/USDA). He currently coordinates the grain and oilseed department of CONAB. He was also a delegate to the Uruguay Round of the WTO.