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Florinda Silva

Ph.D in Business Administration - Finance University of Minho


Faculty member of the management department, School of Economics and Management, University of Minho.
Member of NIPE research unit.
Currently director of the undergraduate programme in International Business and member of the scientific board of the PhD programme in Business Administration.



Areas of interest

Fund Performance Evaluation
Socially Responsible Investments
Bond Markets.


Cortez, M C , Andrade, N , & Silva, F (2022)

The environmental and financial performance of green energy investments: European evidence

Ecological Economics, 197, 107427 DOI
Pereira, P , Cortez, M C , & Silva, F (2019)

Socially responsible investing and the performance of Eurozone corporate bond portfolios

Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, 26, 1407–1422 DOI
Leite, C , Cortez, M C , Silva, F , & Adcock, C (2018)

The performance of socially responsible equity mutual funds: Evidence from Sweden

Business Ethics, 27(2), 108–126 DOI
Silva, F , & Cortez, M C (2016)

The performance of US and European green funds in different market conditions

Journal of Cleaner Production, 135, 558–566 DOI
Cortez, M C , Silva, F , & Areal, N M P C (2009)

The performance of european socially responsible funds

Journal of Business Ethics, 87(4), 573–588 DOI


Sustainability Labelling in Europe: governmental bodies versus private actors

Funding: Institut Louis Bachelier

Duration: 2022-01-14 - 2023-01-14

Governmental bodies versus private actors in sustainability labelling in the European Union

Funding: Labex MME-DII

Duration: 2021-12-01 - 2023-02-28


Análise e Planeamento Financeiro Licenciatura
Finanças Avançadas Doutoramento