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To Nova SBE, positive impact shall have a relationship to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals. Our community is committed to foster dialogue and action, by disseminating knowledge, launching innovative projects, supporting organizations' transformation, and leading by example, as responsible citizens. This is the space that will provide the know-how so that the best and most innovative talent, such as yours, can play its role. If you want to lead the future and be at the forefront of change, this is your way in.
Two sides of the aid debate and the way forward
In 2019, the developed world sent almost 156 billion dollars on foreign aid to developing countries. However, the debate around aid is fierce. For some this is not enough to ignite development, for others it is a poison trapping these countries in poverty. What is the way forward?Learn more
Introducing the Nova Sustainable Way of Life: exclusive interview with Thomas Morgensten
Thomas Morgenstern, Vice president for Governmental Affairs Europe & Central Asia of TOMRA group, tell us about their ambition to be among the leaders of the resource revolution, which aims to replace the present system based on consumption and waste instead of the recovery of resources. Hear all about the reverse vending and smart solutions for a better tomorrow!Learn more
The effects of overconfidence in job market signaling — an experimental approach
Education can work as a signal that workers send to employers to indicate their productivity. Since a worker’s productivity can only be observed after the employer has already hired him, they must rely on signs to predict which salary will be the most appropriate for a worker.Learn more
India: the biggest lockdown in the world
The COVID 19 pandemic stopped the world. Most of the globe entered in quarantine to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, some with great success, others not so much. Now, we witness the consequences of the pandemic in one of the most populated countries in the world: India.Learn more
Corona, an Economic Virus
As it is noticeable, we have just entered a downturn cycle in the economy. The uncertainty on the markets, the general panic, sudden decrease in consumption,production, and investment are primary presages of dark economic times, and it is up to all of us to prepare for the upcoming storm. The next months won’t be easy, and irreversible economic losses have already contributed to an impending feasible collapse in the global economy.Learn more
The vaccines, a science anthem and a pandemic of hope
Full Professor (Adjunct) Pedro Oliveira, founder of the award winning Patient Innovation, writes in Eco about how Covid-19 vaccine research and development process is an anthem to science, public investment and cross-collaboration.Learn more
Economy of Francesco (EoF)
The Economy of Francesco (EoF) is a global gathering of economists, researchers in economic models and change makers designed to present the world with distinct ways of thinking about the foundations and impact of current economic modelsLearn more
License to Kill? The Impact of Hospital Strikes
Eduardo Costa, PhD Candidate in Economics at Nova SBE, conducted a research on the impact oh hospital strikes.Learn more
Technologies open doors to new professions
Miguel Pina e Cunha spoke to Notícias Magazine (Diário de Notícias) about how technologies open doors to new professionsLearn more
Is the Health Budget to hire 4.200 professionals enough?
Eduardo Costa, PhD Candidate in Economics at Nova SBE, analyzed for Público whether the 100 million euros of the Health budget to hire 4200 professionals will be enough.Learn more
The effects of economic crisis on young people
Ana Balcão Reis, scientific director of Nova SBE Economics for Education Knowledge Center, was in Fronteiras XXI program (RTP/Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos) to express her views on the young people born in the 1980s, who were caught by two economic crisis.Learn more
The economic and social situation of Cabo Delgado
Pedro Vicente, scientific director of Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center, spoke to RDP Africa about the economic and social situation of Cabo Delgado, in Mozambique.Learn more
Refugees: In desperate need
Cátia Batista, scientific director of Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center, was invited by SIC Notícias to express her opinion on the irregular migration to Portugal.Learn more
How to teach students to have a better impact
The dimensions of social and environmental impact are increasingly important in education, so that tomorrow's leaders do not fall into financial gain as the only focus.Learn more
The private and the public
In the Dean's Corner, Daniel Traça discusses TAP's restructuring plan, by exploring the case study of Singapore.Learn more
Climate inequality - The world’s poorest are the ones hit the hardest by climate change
Inequality isn't just about different access to income, health or education. The devastating effects of the growing global temperature also have spread inequality around the globe. And as always, the poor are the ones who lose the most. Discover how climate inequality took place in this week's article authored by Anastasiya and co-authored by Inês.Learn more
Productivity of Portuguese firms: are exporter firms more productive?
Nova SBE Economics Student Club analyse labour productivity and its determinants at the firm level.Learn more
An analysis of inequality and poverty in Portugal
Income inequality in OECD countries has reached its highest values in the past 50 years. Portugal is amongst the most unequal and poorest European countries. Nova Economics Club developed a report on this.Learn more
Nova Marketing Student Club – NOMA!
The Nova Marketing Club, currently NOMA Marketing Consulting, was founded in 2015. What started as an internal club for students with a passion for Marketing, is today a professional consulting club focused on strategic marketing for companies in Portugal.Learn more
Nova Junior Consulting – Student Club!
Nova Junior Consulting is Nova SBE’s junior enterprise dedicated to providing strategic consulting services. Beyond training NJC students through real-life challenges with corporate organizations, this student club also engages with NGOs acting in the local community. Find out their projects!Learn more
Incentivizing Community Health Workers in Guinea-Bissau: Experimental Evidence on Social Status and Intrinsic Motivation
Under the theme of Economic Development in Africa, the NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE seminar series hosts a variety of international speakers. This seminar invited Teresa Molina Millán, Nova SBE.Learn more
Diffusion of Rival Information in the Field
Under the theme of Economic Development in Africa, the NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE seminar series hosts a variety of international speakers. This seminar invited Inês Vilela, Royal University of London (Alumna Nova SBE).Learn more
From Learning to Doing: Diffusion of Agricultural Innovations in Guinea-Bissau
Under the theme of Economic Development in Africa, the NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE seminar series hosts a variety of international speakers. This seminar invited Rute Martins Caeiro, Nova SBE.Learn more
Political voice and pro-sociality: evidence from a lab-in-the-field experiment in Uganda
Under the theme of Economic Development in Africa, the NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE seminar series hosts a variety of international speakers. This seminar invited Ana Garcia, Nova SBE.Learn more
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