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Maria João Thompson

Ph.D in Economics University of Warwick

About

Maria João Thompson is an assistant professor at the Department of Economics, University of Minho and a researcher at NIPE (Research Center on Economic Policies). She holds a BA in Economics from the NOVA School of Business and Economics, MA in Economics from the University of Warwick, UK, and a PhD in Economics from the University of Warwick. Her research interests focus on the analytical development of models of economic growth in the search for additional sources of nations’ economic growth. Has articles published in international journals such as Journal of Economics; Economic Modeling; Metroeconomica, Japan and the World Economy, Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, Journal of Business Economics and Management.

 

 

Areas of interest

Economic Growth Theory

Publications

Thompson, M (2018)

Social capital, innovation and economic growth

Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 73, 46–52 DOI
Afonso, O , Neves, P C , & Thompson, M (2016)

The skill premium and economic growth with costly investment, complementarities and international trade of intermediate goods

Japan and the World Economy, 37-38, 73–86 DOI
Afonso, O , Monteiro, S , & Thompson, M (2014)

Innovation economy, productive public expenditure and economic growth

METROECONOMICA, 65(4), 671–689 DOI
Afonso, O , Neves, P , & Thompson, M (2014)

The skill premium and economic growth with costly investment, complementarities and international technological-knowledge diffusion

Journal of International Trade and Economic Development, 23(6), 878–905 DOI
Afonso, Ó , Monteiro, S , & Thompson, M (2012)

A growth model for the quadruple helix

Journal of Business Economics and Management, 13(5), 849–865 DOI

Teaching

Análise Económica para Gestão Mestrado
Crescimento Económico Doutoramento
Dissertação Mestrado
Macroeconomia I Licenciatura
Metodologia e Proposta de Investigação em Economia Mestrado
Princípios de Macroeconomia Licenciatura
Tópicos de Análise Económica Mestrado
Tópicos de Economia Mestrado

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