Alketa Peci

Full Professor

Current Head of the Professional Master's in Public Administration (MAP) . Her research interests relate with the study of bureaucracy and its major transformations, focusing on autonomous bureaucracies as Independent Regulatory Agencies (IRAs)  and Audit Offices; on bureaucratic representation; public-private/nonprofit partnerships, and the adoption of better regulation reforms. Currently, she is working on following research projects: drivers of decision-making in autonomous bureaucratic institutions; regulators professional careers paths; bureaucratic reputation and representation effects on policy audiences; media reputation as a strategic resource for public agencies; the role of intangible resources on public-nonprofit performance; bureaucratic careers, networking and collaboration; administrative burdens and policy learning. 

Educational Background 

  • PhD in Administration, FGV EBAPE, 2005).  
  • Master’s in Public Administration, FGV EBAPE, 2000).  
  • Master’s in International Business for Young Foreign Import-export Managers, STOA/ICE, Italy (1996).  
  • Bachelor’s in Business Administration, University of Tirana (1996). 

Research Projects for Government Agencies 

  • Research Productivity Grant awarded by the National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) –2 
  • Evaluation of regulatory impact and its action potential in Brazil.  National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq), 2010. 

Research Interests 

  • Bureaucratic reputation 
  • Bureaucratic representation 
  • Autonomous bureaucracies and bureaucrats 
  • Public-nonprofit partnerships 
  • Better regulation reforms 


  • MSc&PhD
  • Professional Master in Public Administration (MAP)


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