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Cristiana Cerqueira Leal

Ph.D in Business Administration University of Minho


Assistant Professor of Finance at the School of Economics and Management, Department of Management, University of Minho. PhD in Business Administration; BSc in Management by the University of Minho. Her main areas of interest are Behavioral Finance; Investment Decision and Portfolio Management. She has granted some awards, namely, Best Paper Award – PFN 2016; nomination for the Best Scientific Research on Portuguese Capital Markets – Euronext Lisbon Awards 2014. Some of her research work has also been publicized in the national media.



Areas of interest

Behavioral Finance; Investment Decision; Portfolio Management


Felipe, I J S , Mendes-Da-Silva, W , Leal, C C , & Santos, D B (2022)

Reward crowdfunding campaigns: Time-to-success analysis

Journal of Business Research, 138, 214–228 DOI
Mendes-Da-Silva, W , dos Santos Felipe, I J , Leal, C C , & Aguiar, M O (2022)

How the tone of mass media news affects pledge amounts in reward crowdfunding campaigns

Journal of Small Business Management DOI
Caria, A , Leal, C , Machado, C , Oliveira, B , & Oliveira, L (2022)

Sustainability in Portuguese Higher Education Institutions

In C Machado & J P Davim (Eds ), Higher Education for Sustainable Development Goals (River Publishers ) Denmark: River Publishers DOI
Mendes-Da-Silva, W , & Leal, C C (2021)

Salami Science in the Age of Open Data: Déjà lu and Accountability in Management and Business Research

Revista De Administração Contemporânea, 25(1), 1–13 DOI
Leal, C C , & Oliveira, B (2020)

Choice Architecture: Nudging for Sustainable Behavior

In C F Machado & J P Davim (Eds ), Sustainable Management for Managers and Engineers (pp 1–17) UK: John Wiley & Sons DOI


Dissertação Mestrado
Finanças Comportamentais Mestrado
Finanças em Organizações de Saúde Mestrado
Fundamentos de Gestão Financeira Mestrado
Princípios de Finanças Mestrado