We are delighted to announce that PET 16 Rio, hosted by FGV, will be held in Rio de Janeiro from July 11th-13th, 2016, with a welcome reception on the 10th. The submission deadline will be April 10th. Only titles, JEL numbers and brief abstracts will be required. We hope that you will submit a paper and come to the conference! As usual, all papers in public economic theory and related areas, including game theory, industrial organization, international trade, macro-dynamics, general equilibrium, public finance will be considered. As it becomes available more information will be posted at http://eventos.fgv.br/en/pet-16.