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October 26, 2021

Cátia Baptista and the humanitarian crisis in Ceuta

Cátia Baptista, Scientific Director of the Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center, was asked by TVI24, Expresso and SIC Notícias to comment on the humanitarian crisis in Ceuta, how the phenomenon will likely worsen over the following years, and how Europe must create public mechanisms to allow young people to legally migrate.‍

Cátia Batista

Cátia Batista

Associate Professor of Economics at Nova SBE | Scientific Director of NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center

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17. Partnerships for the goals
1. No poverty
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More redistribution? Yes, please.

OECD data show that in Portugal, it can take up to five generations for descendants of a low-income family to reach the national average income. Mariana Esteves, Researcher at Nova SBE, explores the topic of redistribution in Portugal.

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Does Information Break the Political Resource Curse? Experimental Evidence from Mozambique

NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center published recently a paper in the American Economic Review and focuses on Mozambique recent natural resources discovery.

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Entrepreneurship Training in Mozambique: The Role of Business Skills vs. Aspirations

A Nova SBE NOVAFRICA Knowledge Center project with the aim to provide experimental evidence on the mechanisms and possible solutions to increase the productivity of entrepreneurship and transforming micro-enterprises into SMEs.

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