The Nova Center for the Economics of Education is located at the Nova School of Business and Economics – Universidade Nova de Lisboa. It aims at developing research in the area of the economics of education in Portugal and to promote research activities with other institutions worldwide.
5th Lisbon Research Workshop on Economics, Statistics, and Econometrics of Education
The 5th Lisbon Research Workshop on Economics, Statistics, and Econometrics of Education will take place in Lisbon on the 24th and 25th of January 2019. It continues a very successful tradition of getting together researchers, students, and education analysts, providing a forum to present methodological and applied research and to discuss quantitative results on education analysis. It is jointly organized by Nova School of Business and Economics, CEMAPRE, REM, and UECE.
As keynote speakers we will host Professor Eric Hanushek (Stanford University), Professor Victor Lavy (University of Warwick and Hebrew University), and Professor William Schmidt (Michigan State University). The conference will also include additional invited speakers, lectures, organized thematic debates, contributed parallel sessions, and poster discussions.
For additional information about the conference, paper submission instructions, and registration, please follow the link:
José Miguel Cerdeira, Luís Catela Nunes, Ana Balcão Reis, Carmo Seabra. 2018. “Predictors of student success in Higher Education: Secondary school internal scores versus national exams”. Higher Education Quarterly, forthcoming.
- Published article: http://doi.org/10.1111/hequ.12158
- Working Paper version: predictors_success_2018_01_29
Luis Catela Nunes, Ana Balcão Reis, Carmo Seabra. 2018. “Is retention beneficial to low-achieving students? Evidence from Portugal”. Applied Economics, 50(40), pp.4306-4317.
- Published article: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00036846.2018.1444261
- Working Paper version: http://hdl.handle.net/10362/32614