“New Economic Geography: perspectives, multiple regions and individual heterogeneity”, José Maria Gaspar; Supervisors: João Oliveira Correia da Silva e Sofia Balbina Santos Dias de Castro Gothen, 2017. António Simões Lopes Award attributed to the best PhD thesis in Economics and Business Sciences in 2017.
“Financial Intermediation in Economies with Investment Complementarities“, Joana Franco Rocha; Supervisor: José Jorge, 2016. António Simões Lopes Award 2016, awarded by Ordem dos Economistas and Price Waterhouse Coopers.
“The impact of Institutions on the Economy and the Process of Economic Divergence Visualizar Publicação”, Duarte Nuno Semedo Leite; Supervisor: Óscar Afonso, Coorientador: Sandra Silva, 2015. Otto-Hahn-Medaille 2017, awarded by the Max Planck Society.
“Entrepreneurship Dynamics: Entry, Survival and Firm Growth”, Vera Rocha; Supervisor: Anabela Carneiro, Co-supervisor: Celeste Amorim-Varum, 2014. António Simões Lopes Award 2015, awarded by Ordem dos Economistas and Price Waterhouse Coopers.
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Scientific articles resulting from theses
Market signals and investment in intermittent renewables, Tiago Oliveira, Student Best Paper Award 2015, International Association for Energy Economics
Gaspar, José M., Sofia B.S.D. Castro and João Correia-da-Silva; Agglomeration patterns in a multi-regional economy without income effects; Economic Theory; 66(4): 863-899; 2018.
Çenesiz, Alper and Luis Guimarães; Sticky Price Models, Durable Goods and Real Wage Rigidities; Journal of Money Credit and Banking; forthcoming.
Verona, Fabio; Investment dynamics with information costs; Journal of Money Credit and Banking; 46(8): 1627-1656; 2014.
Gaspar, José M., Sofia B.S.D. Castro and João Correia-da-Silva; Agglomeration patterns in a multi-regional economy without income effects; Economic Theory; forthcoming.
Rocha, Vera, Anabela Carneiro and Celeste Varum; Serial entrepreneurship, learning by doing and self-selection; International Journal of Industrial Organization; 40: 91-106; 2015.