Seminars NOVAFRICA @ Nova SBE
2018 | 2019

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

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 the Research Office by email.

2nd Semester
FEB 12th, 14h30
Room  A219 B
Emma Riley,
University of Oxford
FEB 27th, 14h30
Room  A219 B
Laura Schechter,
University of Wisconsin
MAR 13th, 14h30
Room A219 B
Sam Asher,
World Bank
APR 03rd, 14h30
Room A219 B
Josh Blumenstock,
University of California, Berkeley
MAY 08th, 14h30
Room A219 B
Thomas Fujiwara,
University of Princeton
MAY 22nd, 14h30
Room A219 B
Fernanda Brollo,
University of Warwick
JUN 03-05
NOVAFRICA Conference on Economic Development in Africa
JUN 19h, 14h30
Room A219 B
Vittorio Bassi,
University of Southern California
1st Semester
SEP 12th, 14h30
Room D -113
Frederic Docquier,
Université Catholique de Louvain
SEP 14th, 11h00
Room A219 B
Michel Beine,
University of Luxembourg
Migration Desires and the Role of Integration Policies
SEP 19th, 14h30
Room A219 B
Julia Seither,
Nova SBE
Keeping Up with the Joneses: Relative Performance Feedback and Business Performance
SEP 26th, 14h30
Room A219 B
Richard Akresh,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Long-term and Intergenerational Effects of Education: Evidence from School Construction in Indonesia
OCT 10th, 14h30
Room A219 B
Eoin McGuirk,
Tufts University
OCT 31st, 14h30
Room A219 B
Erwin Bulte,
Wageningen University
NOV 7th, 14h30
Room A219 B
António Cruz,
NOV 14th, 14h30
Room A219 B
Ragnar Torvik,
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
NOV 28th, 14h30
Room A219 B
Alex Scacco,
Berlin Social Science Center
Beliefs about the Costs and Benefits of Irregular Migration: New Evidence from Nigeria


Please see here the 2017/2018 seminar schedule.

Please see here the 2016/2017 seminar schedule.

Please see here the 2015/2016 seminar schedule.

Please see here the 2014/2015 seminar schedule.