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Nova SBE Study: License to kill? The impact of hospital strikes" - <p>Between 2012 and 2018, Portugal recorded 127 hospital strikes, in a total of 268 days of strike, with estimating negative impacts on the mortality rate and surgical activity. These data come from a...</p>
Catarina Branco won Banco de Portugal's Silva Lopes award - <p>Catarina Branco&lsquo;s Master thesis in Economics - <em>The Impact of Highway Tolls on Business Sector Performance &ndash; Evidence from a Natural Experiment &ndash;</em> was distinguished with the Banco de...</p>
Nova SBE congratulates João Magro in his PhD thesis defense - <p>Nova SBE congratulates João Magro on successfully defending his PhD thesis.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>
Project MarES at the 2020 Atlantic Project Awards - <p>The <a href="https://arcticmares.wordpress.com/">MarES</a> &nbsp;project, coordinated by Antonieta Cunha and Sá, from Nova SBE Environmental Economics Knowledge Center, was nominated for the 2020 Atlantic Project Awards.&nbsp;</p>
Global Centre of Paradox & Organization at Nova SBE - <p>The Global Centre of Paradox &amp; Organization was launched. It is an international center based at Nova&nbsp;SBE that aims to advance and transfer paradox and plurality knowledge.&nbsp;</p>
Nova SBE study: Portuguese less confident in the vaccine against COVID-19 - <p>The Portuguese are less confident in the national and government news regarding the pandemic, as well as getting vaccinated and adhering to protection measures against COVID-19.&nbsp;</p>
Nova SBE receives funding to study distance learning in Portugal - <p>A team of researchers from Nova SBE will receive financial support from the Observatório Social of &quot;la Caixa&quot; to carry out a study on &quot;Teaching and distance learning in Portugal in...</p>
Nova SBE won the 2020 FAE/CGD Case Study Competition - <p>Alexandre Dias da Cunha, Miguel Pina e Cunha and Salvador Cunha, a Nova SBE alumnus, won the first place in the 2020 FAE/CGD case study competition, with their case &ldquo;Spring and Port...</p>
Patient Innovation won the EIT Health Pitch Competition - <p>Patient Innovation won the EIT Health Pitch Competition, held in November in Delft, Netherlands, with the project Biel Glasses.&nbsp;Out of&nbsp; 60 projects that participated in 5 bootcamps (more...</p>
Nova SBE researchers in the American Economic Review - <p>Congratulations to Alex Armand, Alexander Coutts, Pedro Vicente and Inês Vilela for their paper <em>Does information break the political resource curse? Experimental evidence from Mozambique</em><a href="https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/aer.20190842&amp;&amp;from=f"> </a>being...</p>
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Research . 28 February 2022 Nova SBE wins first ERC in Economics in Portugal

The global impact of coastal water contamination on economic development is the project of Alex Armand that won, for the first in our country, a grant from the European Research Council (ERC) ....

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