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Short bio

António Portugal Duarte obtained his degree in Economics from the Faculty of Economics at the University of Coimbra in 1993, and his Ph.D. in Economics in 2007, with the specialization in Economic Theory and International Economics, from the same university. He is currently Assistant Professor at FEUC, a member of the Pedagogic board, and departmental coordinator for the area of Economics of the International Relations Office at the same institution. He is also a researcher affiliated with GEMF and CeBER. As a researcher, he has participated in several national and international conferences and has published several articles in peer-reviewed international journals (International Review of Applied Economics, Économie Appliquée, Journal of Economic Surveys, Applied Economics, Journal of Contemporary Issues in Economics and Business, International Journal of Economic Sciences, Panoeconomicus, Transition Studies Review, among other journals). He has also coedited the book “European Integration Process in Western Balkan Countries” (FEUC, 2012). In 2014 he was a Visiting Professor at the Faculty of National Economy, University of Economics in Bratislava, Slovakia, and the Belgrade Banking Academy, Faculty for Banking, Insurance and Finance, Belgrade, Serbia. In 2015, he was Honorary Visiting Research Fellow at the Birkbeck College, University of London, Department of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics, London, United Kingdom. In 2015, he published the book “O Sistema Monetário Internacional: Uma Perspetiva Histórico-Económica”, Conjuntura Actual Editora, Coimbra.

Projects

  • “Strengthening Higher Education in the Sphere of Finance in Siberia and Far East of Russia”, project TEMPUS-1-2013-1-RU-TEMPUS-JPCR, 2013-2015.
  • “Agriculture, natural resources, and economic growth: implications for rural policy in Serbia and Portugal”, Arrangement/FCT Agreement– Cooperation Portugal/Serbia, 2011-2012.
  • “1986-2010: The Portuguese economy in the EU”, financed by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology, 2010-2012.
  • ­158885-TEMPUS-1-2009-1-FR-TEMPUS-JPCR, TEMPUS IV, “Master d'études européennes à double diplomation en Serbie” (MEUTUDES), 2010-2013.

    Supervision of PhD Students

    (ongoing) The Reintroduction of National Currencies in the Euro Zone
    Economics
    (ongoing) The Dutch Disease and the Balassa-Samuelson Effect in the Portuguese Economy: A Multi-Sector DSGE Approach
    Economics
    (ongoing) Prediction of Financial Crisis in Southern Europe
    Economics

    Working Papers

    Publications

    (2021) Essential and non-essential goods: a dynamic stochastic general equilibrium modeling of the infectious disease coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. In: Caetano, José, Vieira, Isabel, Caleiro, António (Ed.), New challenges for the Eurozone governance: Are there joint solutions for common threats?, (pp 171-185). Springer.
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    (2020) The Great Illusion: The Euro Area as an Optimum Currency Area. In: Drezgić, Saša, Žiković, Saša, Tomljanović, Marko (Ed.), Smart Governments, Regions and Cities, (pp 273-90). Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Rijeka, Croacia.
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    (2020) João Sousa Andrade: Um Percurso Académico Brilhante. In: António Portugal Duarte, Simões, Marta, Bação, Pedro, Martins, Rita (Ed.), Estudos de Homenagem a João Sousa Andrade, (pp 13-20). Coimbra: Almedina.
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    (2020) Sincronização dos Ciclos Económicos em Alguns Países da União Europeia: Uma Análise de Onduletas. In: Duarte, António Portugal, Simões, Marta, Bação, Pedro, Martins, Rita (Ed.), Estudos de Homenagem a João Sousa Andrade, (pp 149-172). Coimbra: Grupo Almedina.
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    (2020) Brexit: An Exploratory Analysis of the Macroeconomic Effects on the British Economy. Scientific Annals of Economics and Business, 67, 69-85.
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    (2020) Housing, Inequality and Economic Growth: Evidence from a Sample of Brazilian States. Economic Analysis, 53, 42-58.
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    (2019) Special Issue “20 Years of the Euro: Achievements and Challenges”. Scientific Annals of Economics and Business, 66.
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    (2019) Introduction to the special issue “20 Years of the Euro: Achievements and Challenges”. Scientific Annals of Economics and Business, 66, 141-143.
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    (2019) Portugal in the Eurozone: Evolution and Expectations. Scientific Annals of Economics and Business - SPECIAL ISSUE - DEDICATED TO THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON "20 YEARS OF THE EURO: ACHIEVEMENTS AND CHALLENGES", 66, 173-189.
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    (2019) Exports since the International Financial Crisis. In: Krstic, Bojan (Ed.), Improving Macroeconomic Competitiveness, (pp 119-145). Faculdade de Economia, Universidade de Niš (Sérvia).
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    (2019) Competitiveness and Exports in the Western Balkans. In: Feki, Rochdi, Redzepagic, Srdjan (Ed.), Orienter l'investissement vers un developpement durable et une croissance partagee, (pp 266-286). Nice: CEMAFI International Association, University of Côte d'Azur.
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    (2018) Migration, Diaspora and Economic Development. Proceedings da Second International Scientific Conference.
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    (2018) Information Transmission Between Cryptocurrencies: Does Bitcoin Rule the Cryptocurrency World?. Scientific Annals of Economics and Business, 65, 97-117.
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    (2018) An Aggregate View of Portuguese Exports and Competitiveness. In: Bojan Krstic (ed.) (Ed.), Building Competitiveness: Micro and Macro Aspects, (pp 27-50). Serbia:
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    (2018) The “Snowball” Effect in the Portuguese Public Finances. In: Richet, Xavier, Eric, Dejan, Redzepagic, Srdjan, Stosic, Ivan, Bodroza, Dusko (Ed.), Western Balkans Economies in EU Integration – Past, Present and Future, (pp 50-62). Nice: CEMAFI International Association, University of Côte d'Azur.
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    (2017) Dutch Disease in Central and Eastern European Countries. In: Department of Applied Economics V of the University of the Basque Country, the Cambridge Centre for Economic, Public Policy, Department of Land Economy, of the University of Cambridge (Ed.), 14th International Conference Developments in Economic Theory and Policy.
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    (2017) Where is the Information on USD/Bitcoin Hourly Prices?. Notas económicas, 7-25.
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    (2017) The impact of the Chinese exchange policy on foreign trade with the European Union. Brazilian Journal of Political Economy, 37, 870-893.
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    (2017) Dutch Disease in Central and Eastern European Countries. In: Duarte, Gabriela Carmen Pascariu, Maria Adelaide Pedrosa da Silva (Ed.), Core-Periphery Patterns across the European Union: Case Studies and Lessons from Eastern and Southern Europe, (pp 113-141). Emerald Publishing Limited.
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    (2017) Export-Led Recovery in Portugal: Can It Also Sustain Growth?. In: Stankovic, Jelena, Delias, Pavlos, Marinkovic, Srdjan, Rochhia, Sylvie (Ed.), Tools and Techniques for Economic Decision Analysis, (pp 129-150). Hershey, Pennsylvania: IGI Global.
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    (2016) The Impact of the Chinese Exchange Policy on Foreign Trade with the European Union. Proceedings of the 13th International Conference Developments in Economic Theory and Policy.
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    (2016) Crowding-in and crowding-out effects of public investments in the Portuguese economy. International Review of Applied Economics, 30, 488-506.
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    (2016) Portugal and the ‘PIIGS': Economic Growth and Public Debt in the Last Four Decades, 1974-2014. In: Kandžija, Vinko, Redžepagic, Srdjan (Ed.), Economic Integrations, Competition and Cooperation, (pp 274-286). Nice: CEMAFI International Association.
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    (2016) Structural Changes and Economic Growth in the New Member States: An Empirical Analysis. In: Richet, Xavier, Özer, Mustafa, Grubišić, Zoran, Domazet, Ivana (Ed.), Europe and Asia: Economic Integration Prospects, (pp 15-32). Nice: CEMAFI International Association.
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    (2016) Getting Out from the Crisis: An Assessment of Portuguese Policies. In: Richet, Xavier, Redžepagic, Srdjan (Ed.), Western Balkans Integrating the EU: Challenger, Policies, Issues, (pp 161-174). Nice: CEMAFI International Association.
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    (2015) O Sistema Monetário Internacional: Uma Perspetiva Histórico-Económica. Coimbra: Conjuntura Actual Editora.
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    (2015) The Dutch Disease in the Portuguese and Spanish Economies. International Scientific Conference on Regional Development Policy: Scientific Basis and Empirical Evidence - Thematic Collection of Papers.
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    (2015) Getting Out from the Crisis: An Assessment of the Portuguese Policies. 12th International Conference Developments in Economic Theory and Policy.
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    (2015) Optimum Currency Areas, Real and Nominal Convergence in the European Union. Notas Económicas, 8-29.
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    (2015) Economic Growth and Public Indebtedness in the Last Four Decades: Is Portugal different from the other PIIGS' economies?. Naše gospodarstvo/Our economy, 61, 3-11.
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    (2015) The role of human resources on the economy: A study of the Balkan EU member states. Journal of the Geographical Institute Jovan Cvijic, SASA, 65, 253-268.
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    (2015) Regional tourism as a strategic sector for Portugal: Sun, sea and much more. Journal of the Geographical Institute Jovan Cvijic, SASA, 65, 229-238.
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    (2015) The Dynamics of Portuguese Households' Indebtedness after Accession to the EU. In: Richet, Xavier, Hanić, Hasan, Grubišić, Zoran (Ed.), New Economic Policy Reforms, (pp 359-376). Belgrade:
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    (2015) Regional Tourism as a Strategic Sector for Portugal: Sun, Sea and Much More. In: Vuković, Darko, Hanić, Hasan (Ed.), Regional Development Policy: Scientific Basis and Empirical Evidence – Thematic Collection of Papers, (pp 170-179). Belgrade: Belgrade Banking Academy and National Agency for Regional Development of Republic of Serbia, Ministry of Economy.
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    (2015) Exchange rates, the competitiveness of nations and unemployment. In: Krstić, Bojan, Paszek, Zbigniew (Ed.), Competitiveness of enterprises and national economies, (pp 147-166).
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    (2015) Is There a Trade-off between Exchange Rate and Interest Rate Volatility? Evidence from an M-GARCH Model. In: Richet, Xavier, Hanić, Hasan, Grubišić, Zoran (Ed.), New Economic Policy Reforms, (pp 59-78). Belgrade: Belgrade Banking Academy.
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