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Luis Moura Ramos obtained a degree in Economics from the School of Economics at the University of Coimbra in 1988, and a Ph.D. in Economics by the European University Institute in 1998. He is currently Auxiliary Professor and member of the Pedagogic Board of the Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra (FEUC). He was vice-dean, president of the Association for University Extension, academic coordinator of the International Relations Office, and coordinator of the degree in Economics of FEUC.

His publications include articles in peer-reviewed international journals ((Labour, Economic and Industrial Democracy) and he coedited the book Governance and Management Models in Higher Education – A Global Perspective (Vida Económica, 2008).


(2008) Feasibility study of the new Pediatric Hospital of Coimbra

(2010) Social and Financial Costs of Disability, National Institute for Rehabilitation 

(2010) Study for the Redefinition of the Organizational Structure of the Municipality of Montemor-o-Velho, Municipality of Montemor-o-Velho

(2015) The role of reputation in medical tourism: the case of the Central region

(2015) University of Coimbra as a World Heritage site: perceptions and participation of local business

(2016) High performance working systems and Human Resources practices

      Supervision of PhD Students

      (2019) Significance curating in the creative economy: a business model (FLUC PhD Program in Contemporary Studies)


      FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, CIM Coimbra , 2020-2021


      (2020) Acesso aos cuidados de saúde em Portugal no rescaldo da crise: Nem tudo é dinheiro?. Cadernos de Saúde Pública, 36, e00248418.
      (2019) Unmet needs across Europe: Disclosing knowledge beyond the ordinary measure. Health Policy, 123, 1155-1162.
      (2019) No unmet needs without needs! Assessing the role of social capital using data from European social survey 2014. Health Policy, 123, 747-755.
      (2017) Social capital and unmet healthcare needs in Europe: an analysis based on European Social Survey data. Gaceta Sanitaria, Vol.31, Especial Congreso, Septiembre, Revista Española de Salud Publica y Administrácion Sanitaria.
      (2017) Making a case for the standardisation of unmet health care needs, in Gaceta Sanitaria. Revista Española de Salud Publica y Administrácion Sanitaria.



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      Universidade de Coimbra
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