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CEFAGE Working Paper Series

The working papers of CEFAGE are indexed in RePEc: http://ideas.repec.org/s/cfe/wpcefa.html. The submission guidelines for the CEFAGE Working Paper series can be consulted here.

2018

Sochirca,E., P.C. Neves (2018), Optimal policies, middle class development and human capital accumulation under elite rivalry, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2018/04.
Sequeira, T., P.C. Neves (2018), Stepping on toes in the production of knowledge: A Meta-Regression Analys, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2018/03.
Ariç, K.H., S.K. Sek, M.R. Sousa (2018), Current Account Balance in Emerging Asia, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2018/02.

2017

Rego, M.C., C. Freire, I. Ramos, A. Dionísio, M.S. Baltazar, M.R. Lucas (2017), Urban-Rural Connections and Development Perspectives In Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2017/04.
Neves, P., T. Sequeira (2017), The Production of Knowledge: A Meta-Regression Analysis, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2017/03.
Afonso, O., T. Sequeira (2017), Tradable and nontradable directed technical change, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2017/02.
Romão, J., P. Nijkamp (2017), Spatial-economic impacts of tourism on regional development: challenges for Europe, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2017/01.

2016

Sousa, A., J. Thomaz, P. Ferreira, F. Jorge, E. Santos (2016), The Impact of Mentoring and Helping Relationships in the Informal Process of Employee Branding: Construction of the Measuring Instrument, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2016/10.
Belbute, J.M., A.M. Pereira (2016), Updated Reference Forecasts for Global CO2 Emissions from Fossil-Fuel Consumption, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2016/08.
Sequeira, T.N., P.M. Gil, O. Afonso (2016), Growth without scale effects due to entropy, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2016/07.
Xavier, A., M.B. Freitas, M.S. Rosário, R. Fragoso (2016), Disaggregating Statistical Data at Field Level: An Entropy Approach, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2016/06.
Silva, V.G., E.A. Ramalho, C.R. Vieira (2016), Is EMV adoption changing card payments? Evidence from the European Union, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2016/05.
Andraz, J., P.M.M. Rodrigues (2016), Monitoring tourism flows and destination management: Empirical evidence for Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2016/04.
Silva, V., E. Ramalho, C. Vieira (2016), The use of cheques in the European Union: a cross-country analysis, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2016/03.
Romão, J., H. Saito (2016), Regional Tourism Dynamics in Japan: An Exploratory Spatial Analysis, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2016/02.
Cândido, C.J.F., Luís M.S. Coelho, Rúben M.T. Peixinho (2016), The Financial Impact of a Withdrawn ISO 9001 Certificate, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2016/01.

2015

Pereira, J., A. Galego (2015), Inter-Country Wage Differences in the European Union, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/15.
Belbute, J., A.M. Pereira (2015), Do Global CO2 Emissions from Fuel Consumption Exhibit Long Memory? A Fractional Integration Analysis, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/14.
Viola, F., M. Saraiva (2015), Quality costs and Corporate Taxation. Literature review., CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/13.
Diogo, J.L., C.P. Pires, L.V. Carvalho (2015), CONSUMEREX – Consumer Experience Model. A multidimensional model of services evaluation. Application in the sport context., CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/12.
Belbute, J.M., A.M.Pereira (2015), An Alternative Reference Scenario for Global CO2Emissions from Fuel Consumption: An ARFIMA Approach, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/11.
Guerreiro, G.S., A.B. Caleiro (2015), The Spatial Convergence of Knowledge in Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/08.
Viola, F., M. Saraiva (2015), Flat Tax, the solution?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/07.
Castro, G. R.M. Félix, P. Júlio, J.R. Maria (2015), Unpleasant debt dynamics: Can fiscal consolidations raise debt ratios?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/06.
Pereira, C.M.F., M.F. Jorge, A. Sampaio (2015), A Review concerning safety culture and inherent communication dimensions in air navigation services, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/05.
Serrano, F.A. (2015), Analysis of the Performance of the Management of the Automatic Balancing Mechanism, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/03.
Belbute, J.M., L.D. Massala, J.A. Delgado (2015), Measuring persistence in inflation: evidence for Angola, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/02.
Belbute, J.M., L.D. Massala, J.A. Delgado (2015), Assessing core inflation indicators: evidence for Angola, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2015/01.

2014

Oliveira, M.F.L., M.L.S. Carvalho, M.R. Lucas, P.D. Henriques (2014), Price Transmission in the Milk Portuguese Market, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/19.
Rego, M.C., I.J. Ramos, M.M. Oliveira, M.R. Lucas, M.S. Baltazar (2014), Differences in intra-regional development in Portugal? A multivariate approach, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/18.
Moutinho, V., J.M. Xavier, P.M. Silva (2014), Examining the energy-related CO2 emissions using Decomposition Approach in EU-15 before and after the Kyoto Protocol, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/17.
Ferreira, P, A. Dionisio, G. Zebende (2014), Why does the Euro fail? The DCCA approach, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/15.
Costa, M.P., C.P. Pires (2014), Capital Structure, Product Market Competition and Default Risk, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/14.
Morgado, A., T.N. Sequeira, M. Santos, A. Ferreira-Lopes, A.B. Reis (2014), Measuring Labour Mismatch in Europe, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/13.
Mansidão, R., L.A.G. Coelho (2014), Logistics Performance: a Theoretical Conceptual Model for Small and Medium Enterprises, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/12.
Simões, A.J., J. Ventura, L.A.G. Coelho (2014), Foreign Direct Investment and Fiscal Policy - A Literature Survey, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/11.
Santos,M., T.N. Sequeira, A. Ferreira-Lopes (2014), Income Inequality and Technological Adoption, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/10.
Pereira, A.M., J.M. Andraz (2014), On the Long-Term Macroeconomic Effects of Social Security Spending: Evidence for 12 EU Countries, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/08.
Castro, G., R.M. Félix, P. Júlio, J.R. Maria (2014), Fiscal multipliers in a small euro area economy: How big can they get in crisis times?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/07.
Amaral, A., M. Abreu, V. Mendes (2014), The Spatial Probit Model – An Application to the Study of Banking Crises at the End of the 90’s, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/05.
Serrano, F.A. (2014), Notional Defined Contribution Accounts: Application to Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/04.
Branco, M.C. (2014), Economics for Substantive Democracy, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/03.
Fragoso, R., M.C. Rego, V. Bushenkov (2014), Clustering of territorial areas: A multi-criteria districting problem, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/02.
Ramalho E.A., J.J.S. Ramalho (2014), Convenient links for the estimation of hedonic price indexes: the case of unique, infrequently traded assets, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2014/01.

2013

Brito, D., P. Pereira, J. Vareda (2013), Network Neutrality under ISP duopoly: on the ability to assign capacity, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/19.
Brito, D., P. Pereira, J.J.S. Ramalho (2013), Mergers, Coordinated Effects and Efficiency in the Portuguese Non-Life Insurance Industry, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/18.
Moreira, P. (2013), The port of Sines: contribution for the emergence of a regional cluster, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/15.
Caldeirinha, V., J.A. Felício, A. Dionísio (2013), The container terminal characteristics and customer’s satisfaction, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/14.
Caldeirinha, V., A. Felício, A. Dionísio (2013), Effect of the container terminal characteristics on performance, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/13.
Castro, T.B, P.M. Rodrigues, A.R. Taylor (2013), On the Behaviour of Phillips-Perron Tests in the Presence of Persistent Cycles, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/11.
Ramalho, E,A., J.S. Ramalho, J. Murteira (2013), A generalized goodness-of-functional form test for binary and fractional regression models, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/09.
Oliveira, M.F., C.P. Pires, P. Corte-Real (2013), Combating fraud in Poverty-Alleviation Programs - should we use monitoring, workfare or both?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/08.
Fragoso, R. (2013), Planning Marketing Channels: Case of the Olive Oil Agribusiness in Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/07.
Murteira, J.M.R., E.A. Ramalho, J.J.S. Ramalho (2013), Heteroskedasticity Testing Through a Comparison of Wald Statistics, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/06.
Murteira, J.M.R., J.J.S. Ramalho (2013), Regression Analysis of Multivariate Fractional Data, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/05.
Kalinichenko, O., C.A.F. Amado, S.P. Santos (2013), Performance Assessment in Primary Health Care: A Systematic Literature Review, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/03.
Fragoso, R., C. Marques (2013), The Economic Impact of Alternative Water Pricing Policies in Alentejo Region, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/02.
Bettencourt, E., M. Tilman, P.D.S. Henriques, V. Narciso, M.L.S. Carvalho (2013), The Economic and Sociocultural Role of Livestock in the Wellbeing of Rural Communities of Timor-Leste, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2013/01.

2012

Sousa, A., J.C. Novas, A. Sánchez, M. Mejia (2012), Cross-Border Business Environment Between the Province of Huelva (Spain) and the Alentejo Region (Portugal), CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/23.
Xavier, A., M.B. Martins, R. Fragoso (2012), An eco-sustainable forest management model for the Mediterranean forests - a multiple criteria approach, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/22.
Schinck, A., S. Sarkar (2012), Financial Bootstrapping: a critical entrepreneurship skill, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/20.
Mendes, V. (2012), The investor in warrants, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/19.
Ferreira, P., A. Dionísio (2012), An application of General Maximum Entropy to Utility, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/18.
Guerreiro, G.S. (2012), Regional Income Convergence in Portugal (1991-2002), CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/17.
Jeus, M., P. Henriques, P. Laranjeira,V. Narciso, M.L.S. Carvalho (2012), The impact of shifting cultivation in the forestry ecosystems of Timor-Leste, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/16.
Silva, P.R., E. Felix (2012), Challenges of the Information Economy: Asymmetry of Information in the Information Society, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/15.
Novas, J.C., A. Sousa, M.C. Alves (2012), On the Relations Between Management Accounting Systems and Intellectual Capital. Evidence for Portuguese Companies, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/13.
Pires, C., M. Catalão-Lopes (2012), Scope economies, entry deterrence and welfare, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/11.
Pereira, A.M., J. Andraz (2012), On the economic effects of public infrastructure investment: A survey of the international evidence, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/10.
Andraz, J., N. Norte (2012), The “Great Moderation” in Portugal: GDP Volatility, Regime Changes and Business Cycles, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/09.
Vaz, E., J. Belbute, A. Caleiro, G.S. Guerreiro, A. Eduardo (2012), Comparative Analysis of Regional Input-Output Matrices: the Portuguese case , CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/08.
Fragoso, R., V. Bushenkov, C. Marques (2012), Integrated Water Management Using Feasible Goals Method and Interactive Decision Maps: The Case of Odivelas Irrigation, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/07.
Guerreiro, G. (2012), Regional Income Distribution in Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/06.
Silva, R., A.F.Lopes (2012), A Regional Human Development Index for Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/05.
Sequeira, T.N., A.F. Lopes, O. Gomes (2012), A Growth Model with Qualities, Varieties, and Human Capital: Stability and Transitional Dynamics, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/04.
Vieira, C., I. Vieira (2012), Monetary integration in Eastern and Southern Africa: choosing a currency peg for COMESA, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/03.
Bravo, J.M., C.P. Silva (2012), Prospective Lifetables: Life Insurance Pricing and Hedging in a Stochastic Mortality Environment, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2012/01.

2011

Bravo, J.M.V. (2011), Pricing Longevity Bonds Using Affine-Jump Diffusion Models, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/29.
Ramalho, J., J.V. Silva (2011), Functional form issues in the regression analysis of financial leverage ratios, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/28.
Bravo. J.M. (2011), Modelling Mortality Using Multiple Stochastic Latent Factors, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/26.
Pereira, J., A. Galego (2011), Inter-Regional Wage Differentials in Portugal: An Analysis Across the Wage Distribution, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/25.
Monteiro, P.V., T. Noronha, P. Neto (2011), The Importance of Clusters for Sustainable Innovation Processes: The Context of Small and Medium Sized Regions, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/24.
Coelho, L.M.S., R. Peixinho, S. Terjensen (2011), The intraindustry effects of going concern audit reports, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/23.
Peixinho, R., R. Taffler (2011), Are analysts misleading investors? The case of goingconcern opinions, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/22.
Fragoso, R., M.L.S. Carvalho (2011), Estimation of Cost Allocation Coefficients at the Farm Level Using an Entropy Approach, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/21.
Pereira, A.M., J.M. Belbute (2011), Final energy demand in Portugal: How persistent it is and why it matters for environmental policy, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/20.
Garcês, P.M.M.L., C.P.Pires (2011), New housing supply: what do we know and how can we learn more?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/18.
Sardinha, B., C.P. Pires (2011), To volunteer or not to volunteer? A cross-country study of volunteering, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/16.
Vieira, C., I. Vieira (2011), Determinants and projections of demand for higher education in Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/15.
Rego, M.C., A. Caleiro (2011), Higher Education ‘Market’ in Portugal: a diagnosis, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/13.
Coelho, L.M.S. (2011), Does gradual diffusion of information really matters: The bankruptcy case, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/12.
Serrasqueiro, Z., P.M. Nunes, J.V. Silva (2011), Are Capital Structure Decisions of Family-Owned SMEs Different? Empirical Evidence From Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/11.
Nunes, J.C., E.G.S. Felix, C.P. Pires (2011), Which criteria matter most in the evaluation of venture capital investments?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/10.
Peixinho, R., R. Taffler (2011), Do analysts know but not say? The case of going-concern opinions, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/09.
Henriques, P.D.S., V. Narciso, M. Branco (2011), The role of traditional land use systems in the well-being of rural Timor-Leste, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/08.
Neto, P., M.M. Serrano (2011), Governance and Creativity on Urban Regeneration Processes, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/07.
Brito, D., P. Pereira, J. Vareda (2011), Can Vertical Separation Reduce Non-Price Discrimination and Increase Welfare?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/06.
Mansinho, M.I., C.N. Lúcio, P.D.S. Henriques (2011), Attitudes, Behaviours and Motivations for Mechanization in Small Scale Portuguese Agriculture, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/05.
Carvalho, A. (2011), Why are tax incentives increasingly used to promote private R&D?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/04.
Coelho, L.M.S., K. John, R.J. Taffler (2011), Gambling on the stock market: the case of bankrupt companies, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/03.
Branco, M. (2011), Economics for Human Rights, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/02.
Vieira, C., I. Vieira (2011), Assessing the Endogeneity of OCA Conditions in EMU, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2011/01.

2010

Ramalho, E.A., J. Ramalho (2010), Alternative versions of the RESET test for binary response index models: a comparative study, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2010/09.
Lopes, M.L.F. (2010), Innovation as a latent variable: an alternative measurement approach, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2010/08.
Galego A., M. Saraiva (2010), Analysing the Employability of Business and Administration Study Programs in Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2010/07.
Menezes R., A. Dionísio, H. Hassani (2010), On the globalization of stock markets: An application of VECM, SSA technique and mutual information to the G7?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2010/06.
Branco, M. (2010), Can Markets Secure Human Rights?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2010/05.
Barros, P.P., I.M. Pereira (2010), Health Care and Health Outcomes of Migrants: Evidence from Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2010/04.
Marreiros, C., M.R. Lucas, K. Röhrich (2010), Explaining organic food choice on the basis of socio-demographics. A study in Portugal and Germany, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2010/03.
Pires, C., A. Dionísio, L. Coelho (2010), GME versus OLS - Which is the best to estimate utility functions?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2010/02.
Ramalho, E.A. , J.J.S.Ramalho, P.D.S. Henriques (2010), Fractional regression models for second stage DEA efficiency analyses, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2010/01.

2009

Duarte, V., S. Sarkar (2009), A Cinderella Story: the early evolution of the American tractor industry, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/16.
Ramalho, E. (2009), Covariate Measurement Error: Bias Reduction under Response-based Sampling, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/15.
Fragoso, R., V. Bushenkov, C. Marques (2009), Water Allocation Among Multiple Uses Using Interactive Decision Maps, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/14.
Caleiro, A., E.A. Ramalho, A. Dionísio (2009), Consumer Confidence in Portugal: What Does it Really Matter?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/13.
Fragoso, R., C. Marques, M.R. Lucas, M.B. Martins, R. Jorge (2009), The Economic Effects of Common Agricultural Policy Trends on Montado Ecosystem in Southern Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/12.
Branco, M., P.D. Henriques (2009), Human Rights as a Tool for Sustainable Development, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/11.
Caetano, J., A. Galego (2009), FDI in the European Union and Mena Countries: Institutional and Economic Determinants, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/09.
Ramalho, E.A., J.J.S. Ramalho, J.M.R. Murteira (2009), Alternative estimating and testing empirical strategies for fractional regression models, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/08.
Marreiros, C., M. Ness (2009), A Conceptual Framework of Consumer Food Choice Behaviour, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/06.
Félix, E., J. Esperança, M. Gulamhussen, C. Pires (2009), Uma Análise do Mercado de Capital de Risco Português: Saídas Parciais Versus Saídas Totais, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/05.
Quaresma, R., P. Huertas, J. Castillo (2009), La Empresa Española de Espalda al Comercio Electrónico, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/04.
Neto, P., M. Natário (2009), O novo paradigma de desenvolvimento rural: Os pólos de excelência rural, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/03.
Horta, P., C. Mendes, I. Vieira (2009), Contagion Effects of the Subprime Crisis in the European NYSE-Euronext Markets, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2009/01.

2008

Ferreira P., A. Dionísio (2008), Voters’ dissatisfaction, abstention and entropy: analysis in European countries, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/11.
Lopes, R.J., A.S. Rosa, L.A. Coelho, M. Oliveira, M.B. Gaspar (2008), Efficiency analysis of the Portuguese beam trawl fleet that targets the common prawn Palaemon serratus (Pennant), CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/09.
Horta, P., C. Mendes, I. Vieira (2008), Contagion effects of the US Subprime Crisis on Developed Countries, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/08.
Vaz, E. (2008), Sectoral Leadership in International Competitiveness, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/07.
Branco, M. (2008), Underdevelopment and Democratization in Africa, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/06.
Lucas, M.R., K. Röhrich, C. Marreiros, R. Fragoso, R. Kabbert, A.M. Clara, I. Martins, S. Böhm (2008), Quality, Safety and Consumer Behaviour Towards Organic Food in Germany and Portugal, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/05.
Narciso, V., P. Henriques (2008), O Papel das Mulheres no Desenvolvimento Rural: Uma Leitura para Timor-Leste, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/04.
Branco, M., P. Henriques (2008), The Political Economy of the Human Right to Water, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/03.
Horta, P. (2008), O Spread de Incumprimento dos Empréstimos Bancários, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/02.
Félix, E., C. Pires, M. Gulamhussenb (2008), The Exit Decision in the European Venture Capital Market, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2008/01.

2007

Pereira, J., A. Galego (2007), Regional wage differentials: static and dynamic approaches, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2007/07.
Horta, P., C. Mendes (2007), Aplicação das redes neuronais artificiais à detecção dos mercados Euronext mais rentáveis, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2007/05.
Mira, N. (2007), Alterações estruturais na indústria transformadora portuguesa (1996-2004), CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2007/04.
Caleiro, A., E.A. Ramalho (2007), Consumer confidence in Portugal – What Does it Really Matter?, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2007/03.
Costa, A., C. Pires (2007), Economics for marketing revisited, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2007/02.
Félix, E., M. Gulamhussenb, C. Pires (2007), The determinants of venture capital in Europe - evidence across countries, CEFAGE-UE Working Paper 2007/01.