Seminars NOVAFRICA @ Nova SBE
2016 | 2017

Nova School of Business and Economics
Faculdade de Economia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Campus de Campolide


Under the theme Economic Development in Africa, with particular emphasis on Portuguese-speaking countries, the NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE seminar series hosts a variety of international speakers.

Although intended primarily to Nova SBE’s faculty and students, the seminars are open to the public.

For more information about the seminar series NOVAFRICA@Nova SBE, please refer to the following schedule or contact Ms. Sofia Vala by email.

2nd Semester
FEB 1st, 14h30
Room 306

Sylvie Lambert,
Paris School of Economics

Interpersonal Inequality, Intrahousehold Inequalities and Poverty in Senegal

FEB 15th, 11h00
Salão Nobre

What Paths for Development in Africa?                                                  NOVAFRICA Policy Roundtable

at ECONOMIA VIVA Conferences 2017

FEB 16th, 12h30
Room 306

Christian Dustmann,
University College London

The Winners and Losers of Technological Change

MAR 2nd, 11h00
Room 306

Joseph Kaboski,
Notre Dame University

MAR 24th, 11h00
Room 306

Paulo Santos,
Monash University

MAR 29th, 14h30
Room 306

Joshua Angrist,

Uber vs Taxi: A Driver’s Eye View

APR 26th, 14h30
Room 308

Simone Bertoli,

Migration and co-residence choices

APR 27th, 14h30
Room 306

Francesca Marchetta,

The impact of weather events on work and schooling decisions in Madagascar

JUN 7th, 16h30
Room 306

Jaime Millán-Quijano,
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

JUN 28th, 14h30
Room 306

Danila Serra,
Southern Methodist University


1st Semester
OCT 06th, 14h30
Room 306

Claudio Ferraz,

OCT 10th, 14h30
Room 306

Alessandro Tarozzi,
Universitat Pompeu Fabra

OCT 19th, 14h30
Room 306

Emily Breza,
Columbia University

NOV 09th, 14h30
Room 306

Luigi Minale,
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid

NOV 23rd, 14h30
Room 306

Jessica Goldberg,
University of Maryland

When defaults Matter: Behavioral Economics and The Use of Savings Accounts in Malawi

Dec 07th, 14h30
Room 306

David Drott,
University of Zurich

Please see here the 2015/2016 research seminar schedule.

Please see here the 2014/2015 research seminar schedule.

Please see here the 2013/2014 research seminar schedule.