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  • Painel Trimestral - Transportes 4º Trimestre 2020-2019
    Painel Trimestral - Transportes 4º Trimestre 2020-2019 By Graça Sousa e Dulce Guedes Vaz

    02/06/21

    A presente edição, do Painel Trimestral de Transportes, analisa os dados de transporte reportados aos quartos trimestres de 2020 e 2019. A informação utilizada teve como fonte as bases de dados do Instituto Nacional de Estatística (INE) e, nesta...

  • Dream Jobs
    Dream Jobs By Luca David Opromolla, Giordano Mion and Gianmarco I.P. Ottaviano

    05/08/20

    Understanding why certain jobs are ‘better’ than others and what implications they have for a worker’s career is clearly an important but still relatively unexplored question. We provide both a theoretical framework and a number of empirical...

  • Employee Training and Firm Performance: Quasi-experimental evidence from the European Social Fund
    Employee Training and Firm Performance: Quasi-experimental evidence from the European Social Fund By Pedro S. Martins

    25/07/20

    As work changes, firm-provided training may become more relevant; however, there is little causal evidence about the effects of training on firms. This paper studies a large training grants programme in Portugal, contrasting successful firms that...

  • The Determinants of Total Factor Productivity in the Portuguese Quaternary Sector
    The Determinants of Total Factor Productivity in the Portuguese Quaternary Sector By Paulo Matos e Pedro Neves

    02/06/20

    Quaternary activities have been on the rise, as a consequence of the increasing technological developments and work automation, as they are expected to have an impact on both the future of the job market and the overall economy. As such, and...