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short bio - portuguese

Cátia Batista é Professora Associada de Economia, e co-Fundadora e Directora Científica do centro de investigação NOVAFRICA, na Nova School of Business and Economics. Doutorada pelo Departamento de Economia da Universidade de Chicago, licenciou-se também em Economia na Universidade Católica Portuguesa. Obteve a Agregação em Economia Internacional na Universidade Nova de Lisboa. As suas áreas de investigação incluem temas como as migrações internacionais, inovações financeiras, empreendedorismo, educação e desigualdade de rendimento.  Tem sido professora regente de cursos de macroeconomia, desenvolvimento económico e economia internacional nos departamentos de Economia da Universidade de Chicago, Universidade de Oxford, Trinity College Dublin e Universidade Nova de Lisboa. Anteriormente, trabalhou também no Fundo Monetário Internacional e  na Universidade Católica Portuguesa. Actualmente, Cátia Batista tem afiliações enquanto Investigadora nos centros CReAM (London, UK) e IZA (Bonn, Germany). Tem trabalhado também como Consultora para o Banco Mundial e para o IGC (International Growth Center, baseado na London School of Economics). O seu trabalho de investigação tem sido publicado em revistas internacionais como o Journal of Development Economics, o Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, e a World Bank Economic Review.

 

 

short bio - english

Cátia Batista is an Associate Professor of Economics at Nova University of Lisbon, and co-Founder and Scientific Director of the NOVAFRICA research center at the same institution.  She obtained her Ph.D. in Economics from the Department of Economics at the University of Chicago. Catia has conducted randomized control trials and collected data on topics related to mobile money and financial innovation, migration and remittance flows, education, entrepreneurship and technology adoption, including agricultural modernization, in Cape Verde, Ireland, Portugal, Mozambique and Sao Tome and Principe. She has lectured macroeconomics, development and international economics at the departments of Economics of the University of Chicago, University of Oxford, Trinity College Dublin and Nova University of Lisbon. In the past she has also worked at the International Monetary Fund and at the Portuguese Catholic University. She is affiliated as a researcher with CReAM (London, UK), and IZA (Bonn, Germany). She has also worked as a consultant for the IGC (International Growth Center, based at the LSE) and for the World Bank. Her research has been published in outlets such as the Journal of Development Economics, the Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, and the World Bank Economic Review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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