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It’s All About Productivity: contributions to the understanding of the sluggish performance of the Portuguese economy

Globalization and the industrial revolution 4.0 pose great challenges to the competitiveness of companies and the sustainable growth of the Portuguese economy. This project intends to characterize the main determinants of productivity, identify structural changes and contribute to the design of public policies that induce productivity gains.

Research coordinator

Miguel Portela Fernando Alexandre


João Cerejeira Marta Simões Carla Sá Ana Carvalho Luís Aguiar-Conraria Nuno Azevedo Pedro Bação Francisco Veiga Gilberto Loureiro Paulo Guimarães Sujiao ZHAO Marta Silva Octávio Figueiredo

Partner organizations:

University of Minho University of Porto University of Coimbra


2018-10-01 - 2022-09-30

Funding body:

Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia