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November 16, 2022
8. Decent work and economic growth

8. Decent work and economic growth

Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
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17. Partnerships for the goals

Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development
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The Impact of IRC in the Portuguese Economy

Nova SBE Economics for Policy Knowledge Center's research project contributes to the analysis of the impact that the tax system and its changes have on the Portuguese economic, social, and legal reality.

This project contributes to the analysis of the impact that the tax system and its changes have on the Portuguese economic, social, and legal reality. The conceptual framework in which the analysis is developed will be centered on the QUEST model, developed by the European Commission, but which will have to be adjusted and developed to reflect the reality under study, so this project will also contribute to the development of the QUEST model for the study of more detailed fiscal policies.

To find out more about the project, click here.

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