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Jorge Miguel Lopo Gonçalves Andraz
Assistant Professor (Universidade do Algarve)

Ph.D. in Economics (U. Algarve, 2001), M.Sc. in Management and Economic Sciences (U. Algarve, 1996), B.A. in Economics (U. Católica Portuguesa, 1988).

Research interests:

Economic Growth; Macroeconometrics; Public Policies.

Articles published in selected journals (indexed in CEFAGE ranking)

Andraz, J., R. Guerreiro, P.M.M. Rodrigues (forthcoming), "Persistence of Travel and Leisure Sector Equity Indices", Empirical Economics.
Andraz, J., N. Norte (2017), "Gross domestic product growth, volatility and regime changes nexus: The case of Portugal", Portuguese Economic Journal, 16(1), 1-16.
Andraz, J., P.M.M. Rodrigues (2016), "Monitoring tourism flows and destination management: Empirical evidence for Portugal", Tourism Management, 56, 1-7.
Andraz, J., N. Norte, H. Gonçalves (2016), "Do tourism spillovers matter in regional economic analysis? An Application to Portugal", Tourism Economics, 22(5), 939-963.
Pereira, A.M., J. Andraz (2015), "On the Long-Term Macroeconomic Effects of Social Spending in the United States", Applied Economic Letters, 22(2), 132-136.
Andraz, J., N. Norte, H. Gonçalves (2015), "Effects of tourism on regional asymmetries: Empirical evidence for Portugal", Tourism Management, 50, 257-267.
Andraz, J., N. Norte (2013), "Output volatility in the OECD: are the member states becoming less vulnerable to exogenous shocks?", Economic Issues, 18(2), 91-110.
Pereira, A.M., J. Andraz (2012), "Social security and economic performance in Portugal: after all that has been said and done how much has actually changed?", Portuguese Economic Journal, 11(2), 83-100.
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2012), "On the regional incidence of highway investments in the USA", Annals of Regional Science, 48(3), 819-838.
Pereira, A.M., J.M. Andraz (2012), "On the effects of highway investment on the regional concentration of economic activity in the USA", Portuguese Economic Journal, 11(3), 165-170.
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2012), "On the economic and budgetary effects of investments in SCUTS: the Portuguese toll-free highways", Annals of Regional Science, 48(1), 321-338.
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2011), "On the economic and fiscal effects of investment in road infrastructure in Portugal", International Economic Journal, 25(3), 465-492.
Andraz, J., P.M.M. Rodrigues (2010), "What causes economic growth in Portugal: exports or inward FDI?", Journal of Economic Studies, 37(3), 267-287.
Andraz, J., P.M.M. Rodrigues (2010), "Persistence change in tourism data", Tourism Economics, 16(2), 303-319.
Andraz, J., P.M.M. Rodrigues (2010), "Events that marked tourism in Portugal", Applied Economic Letters, 17, 761-766.
Andraz, J., N. Norte (2010), "Are the Portuguese regions converging to a single steady state?", International Economic Journal, 24(3), 317-327.
Andraz, J., P. Gouveia, P.M.M. Rodrigues (2009), "Modelling and forecasting the UK tourism growth cycle in Algarve", Tourism Economics, 15(2), 323-338.
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2006), "Public investment in transportation infrastructures and regional asymmetries in Portugal", Annals of Regional Science, 40(4), 803-817.
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2005), "Public investment in transportation infrastructures and economic performance in Portugal", Review of Development Economics, 9(2), 177-196.
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2004), "Public highway spending and state spillovers in the US", Applied Economics Letters, 11(12), 785-788.
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2003), "On the impact of public investment on the performance of US industries", Public Finance Review, 31(1), 66-90.

Articles published in other peer-review journals

Andraz, J., C.O. Viegas, N. Norte (2016), "On the relationship between sovereign bonds and credit default swaps in Portugal", International Journal of Economic Sciences, 1(5), 18-36.
Pereira, A., J.M. Andraz (2015), "On the long-term macroeconomic effects of social security spending: Evidence for 12 EU countries", Journal of International Business and Economics, 3(2), 63-78.
Pereira, A. , J. Andraz (2013), "On the economic effects of public infrastructure investment: a survey of the international evidence", Journal of Economic Development, 38(4), 1-37.
Andraz, J., J.A. Silva, C. Viegas (2013), "Determinantes do Crescimento Económico em Portugal: Uma Abordagem Sectorial para a Região do Algarve", Revista Turismo, Visão e Ação, 15(1), 21-33.
Pereira, A.M., J. Andraz (2012), "On the Economic effects of investment in railroad infrastructures in Portugal", Journal of Economic Development, 37(2), 79-107.
Andraz, J., J.A. Silva. C.M. Viegas (2012), "O posicionamento do turismo na estrutura económica do Algarve: uma abordagem inter e intrarregional", Revista Portuguesa de Estudos Regionais, 29, 15-26.
Andraz, J., J.A. Silva, C.M. Viegas (2011), "Turismo e o dinamismo económico regional: evidência da região do Algarve", Revista de Turismo e Desenvolvimento, 16, 9-24.
Andraz, J., A. Pereira (2007), "Public investment in transportation infrastructure and industry performance in Portugal", Journal of Economic Development, 32(1), 1-20.
Andraz, J., M. Rivero, J. Silva (2005), "Turismo en la frontera extremeño-alentejana: pasado, presente y futuro a ambos lados de la raya", Papeles de Economía Española, 21, 261-276.
Silva, J.A., J. Andraz (2005), "Elementos de avaliação económica", Revista de Turismo e Desenvolvimento, 4, 85-96.

Book articles and chapters

Andraz, J., J. Silva, C. Viegas (2013), "Determinantes do crescimento económico do Algarve: uma abordagem sectorial", in J.C. Lopes, J. Santos, M. St. Aubyn, S. Santos (eds.), Estudos de Homenagem a João Ferreira do Amaral, Coimbra: Almedina, 661-678 (ISBN: 978-972-40-5198-7).
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2009), "Investimento público e assimetrias regionais", in P. Lains (eds.), Sem Fronteiras: Os Novos Horizontes da Economia Portuguesa, Lisboa: Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa, 229-264 (ISBN: 978-972-671-236-7).
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2009), "Infraestruturas de transporte e desenvolvimento regional: o caso das Scuts em Portugal", in J. Viegas, T. Dentinho (eds.), Desafios Emergentes para o Desenvolvimento Regional, Lisboa: Associação Portuguesa para o Desenvolvimento Regional, 215-239 (ISBN: 9789898131775).
Silva, J., J. Andraz (2006), "Elementos de avaliação económica dos principais destinos turísticos Portugueses", in J. Ribeiro, F. Santos (eds.), Ensaios de Homenagem a António Simões Lopes, Lisboa: ISEG/UTL, 139-164 (ISBN: 972-8092-20-2).
Andraz, J., A. Pereira (2005), "Theoretical approaches and empirical results on the economic effects of public investment", in A. Covas, C. Cândido, D. Trigueiros, E. Rebelo, J. Silva, J. Guerreiro, P. Rodrigues, R. Nunes (eds.), Estudos II, Faro: Faculdade de Economia da Universidade do Algarve, 149-164.
Silva, J., J. Andraz (2004), "O Padrão de especialização e a localização das actividades económicas no Algarve", in A. Covas, C. Cândido, D. Trigueiros, E. Rebelo, J. Silva, J. Guerreiro, P. Rodrigues, R. Nunes (eds.), Estudos I, Faro: Faculdade de Economia da Universidade do Algarve, 177-194.

Technical books

Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2006), "O Impacto Económico e Orçamental do Investimento em Scuts", Lisboa: Instituto de Estudos para o Desenvolvimento (ISBN: 972-9219-70-2).
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2004), "O Impacto do Investimento Público na Economia Portuguesa", Lisboa: Fundação Luso-Americana para o Desenvolvimento (ISBN: 9789728654078).
Pereira, A., J. Andraz (2001), "Investimento Público em Infraestruturas de Transporte em Portugal Continental", Lisboa: Ministério do Planeamento (ISBN: 972-8566-03-4).

Doctoral theses

Andraz, J. (2001), Public Investment and Private Sector Performance in the United States: Regional and Sectoral Incidence, Ph.D. thesis, Universidade do Algarve, Portugal.

Master theses

Andraz, J. (1996), "Testes ‘Distribution-Free’ em Modelos não Paramétricos,", M.Sc. thesis, Universidade do Algarve, Portugal.

Projects funded by national science agencies

FCT

10/2007-02/2010
40 000 €

Projects funded by national industry-related programs

CRUP - Acções Integradas Luso-Espanholas

01/05/2012-30/12/2013
5 000 €

Gobierno Andaluz

01/09/2010-31/03/2011
6 000 €

Industry contracts

Estradas de Portugal, E.P.

07/2008-12/2008

RAVE - Rede Ferroviária de Alta Velocidade, S.A

01/2008-09/2008

Ph.D. thesis

Author: Raul Filipe da Conceição Guerreiro
Supervisor(s): Paulo M. M. Rodrigues, Jorge Andraz
Degree: Ph.D. (Quantitative Methods Applied to Economics and Management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2011
Author: Rui Manuel S. A. M. Pereira
Supervisor(s): Jorge M. Andraz
Degree: Ph.D. (Economics)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2011

M.Sc. thesis

Author: Fábia M. Encarnação
Supervisor(s): Jorge Andraz, Eugénia Vasconcelos
Degree: M.Sc. (Health Care Services Management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2016
Author: Hugo Gonçalves
Supervisor(s): Jorge Andraz
Degree: M.Sc. (Tourism Economics and Regional Development)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2014
Author: Cláudia Neves
Supervisor(s): Jorge Andraz, Sandra Brás
Degree: M.Sc. (Health Care Services Management)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2014
Author: Liliana Fernandes
Supervisor(s): Jorge Andraz, Fernanda Matias
Degree: M.Sc. (Corporate Finance)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2014
Author: Cláudia Teresa Russo Rodeia de Calado Nunes
Supervisor(s): Jorge Andraz
Degree: M.Sc. (Regional Administration and Development)
Institution: Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2013
Author: Nuno Gonçalves
Supervisor(s): Cristina Viegas, Jorge Andraz
Degree: M.Sc. (Finance)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2012
Author: Carlos Manuel Granja Viegas
Supervisor(s): Jorge Andraz
Degree: M.Sc. (Tourism Management and Development)
Institution: Universidade do Algarve
Year: 2008