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NOVAFRICA Seminar: “The Winners and Losers of Technological Change”

On Thursday, February 16th, at 12.30am, the NOVAFRICA Center welcomes Christian Dustmann from University College London to present his work. Authors: Christian Dustmann (University College London) Abstract: By matching detailed longitudinal panel data on German firms’ investment in technological and organizational change (T&O) with full work histories of all workers ever employed in these firms, we... Read More

NOVAFRICA in ECONOMIA VIVA 2017

From 13 until 16 February, Nova SBE Students’ Union and Nova Economics Club will host the Economia Viva Conferences 2017 at Nova SBE. This event aims at promoting public discussions that are essential to our society. During these days, academics, policy makers, students and other members of the civil society will be an active part... Read More

1º Encontro de Alunos em Moçambique

No dia 3 de Fevereiro, a Nova SBE realizou o 1º Encontro de Alunos em Maputo, Moçambique. O Professor João Amaro de Matos foi o anfitrião deste evento e explicou alguns dos projetos da Nova SBE para o futuro. O NOVAFRICA também esteve presente, para fazer saber os projetos que está a desenvolver em Moçambique. Este evento contou ainda com a... Read More

JOB VACANCY – PhD Student for Project in Mozambique

Professors Michael Gielnik (Leuphana University of Lueneburg) and Michael Frese (Leuphana University of Lueneburg) seek qualified applicants for the position of PhD Student for a project with the World Bank to do psychological training with farmers in Mozambique. The goal of the training is to increase the farmers’ effectiveness. The training is part of a... Read More

Postdoctoral Research Fellows

The Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbH (WZB Berlin Social Science Centre) seeks to hire Two Postdoctoral Research Fellows for appointments for up to three years starting on 1 September 2017. Appointments are made at 100% of the regular working hours (currently 39 hours/week). The WZB is a publicly financed international social science institution that conducts basic research... Read More

Pre-Doctoral Research Fellows

The Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung gGmbH (WZB Berlin Social Science Centre) seeks to hire Two Pre-Doctoral Research Fellows starting on 1 September 2017 for the duration of up to two years. Appointments are made at 65% of the regular working hours (currently 25.35 hours/week). The WZB is a publicly financed international social science institution that conducts basic... Read More

Consultor Internacional para Guiné-Bissau

O Governo da Guiné-Bissau abriu uma vaga de Consultor Internacional para Promover o Registo De Empresários Aderentes ao “Estatuto de Entreprenant”.  Para aceder aos termos de referência, consulte o link: http://novafrica.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Other-Opportunities-Consultor-Individual.pdf Em caso de interesse, envie CV para Francisco Moraes Leitão Campos, através do e-mail fcampos@worldbank.org.

A talk with David Drott

On December 7th, 2016, David Drott gave a talk in the NOVAFRICA Seminar Series. His seminar was entitled “Long-Range Growth: Economic Development in the Global Network of Air Links”. After the seminar the NOVAFRICA Student Group asked him a few questions about the paper he presented and his research in general. You can see the video... Read More