Economics
Project
March 28, 2022

Inovação em Saúde por Quem a Pratica [Innovation in Health by Those Who Apply It] Book Launch

Inovação em Saúde porQuem a Pratica [Innovation inHealth by Those Who Apply It] Book Launch

Through expertise that impacts the world, and under the scope of another Social Equity Initiative project, Professors Pedro Pita Barros and Filipa Breia da Fonseca alongside António Bensabat Rendas published Inovação em Saúde por Quem a Pratica [Innovation in Health by Those Who Apply It].

Professors Pedro Pita Barros and Filipa Breia da Fonseca and António Bensabat Rendas

Professors Pedro Pita Barros and Filipa Breia da Fonseca and António Bensabat Rendas

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4. Quality education
3. Good health and well-being
Economics
Interview
SDG
17

Are economic impact assessments needed?

(IN)Pertinente with Cátia Baptista: What is the use of testing economic policies without assessing their impact? How do we know if a cost-effective solution is truly a solution without testing it and measuring the results before launching it on a large scale? Economic policies must be tested but also evaluated, just as it is done in science, with medicines. Cátia Baptista responds to Hugo Van Der Ding's curiosity and talks about her field experience, reporting on studies whose results are surprising.

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Burning building.
Economics
Research insight
SDG
16

Extreme temperature and extreme violence: Evidence from Russia

How do extreme temperatures affect violent mortality? This research looks at regional panel data from Russia to address this question.

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Economics
Opinion Article
SDG
8
16

The private and the public

In the Dean's Corner, Daniel Traça discusses TAP's restructuring plan, by exploring the case study of Singapore.

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