EEG, UMinhoPriscila Ferreira

 University of Minho

Priscila Ferreira

Priscila Ferreira is Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Minho, Portugal. She is a labour economist and her current research focusses on the effects of (i) economic crises, and of (ii) firm-entry deregulation on labour market outcomes.
She is member of the Executive Committee of the European Society for Population Economics; member of the Working Group on Labour Market Statistics (Superior Council of Statistics), deputy Director of the Department of Economics, and research affiliate at Centre for Research in Economics and Management (NIPE).
In 2018 she was awarded the Prize "Competition in Markets" by the Portuguese Ministry of Economics and Associação Mutualista Montepio; in 2019 she received an Honourable Mention in the 2019 António Dornelas Prize awarded by the Portuguese Ministry of Labour, Solidarity and Social Security, and won the Prize for the best paper of the Department of Economics. She has published in journals such as the Journal of Human Resources, European Economic Review, Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, and the British Journal of Management, amongst others.