Pedro Brinca
Pedro Brinca
Assistant Professor

I currently hold a position as an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) at NovaSBE and am currently teaching Macroeconomics in the BSc’s in Economics and Business Administration. I am also affiliated as a researcher at the Center for Economics and Finance (CEF.UP) at the Faculty of Economics, University of Porto, under a research grant for post-doctoral studies from the Foundation for Science and Technology. I co-organize the monthly Lisbon Macro Workshop, joint with Luis Costa (ISEG) and Catarina Reis (UC Lisbon) and am associate editor of “Notas Económicas“, the peer-reviewed economics journal from my alma mater, U Coimbra. I also created and maintain, together with João B. Duarte, the MacroNova group.

I have been involved in executive education programs at Nova SBE, for both the General Management Program (CGG), Applied Management Program (PGA) and customized programs offered on-site. I have been involved in consulting projects at Economics for Policy and Nova Finance Center, knowledge centers at Nova SBE, in the topics of financial literacy and banking and finance and also for Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos.

PhD in Economics, Stockholm University

MSc in Economics, Stockholm University

BSc in Economics and Business Administration, Stockholm University

I am primarily interested in macroeconomics, business cycle fluctuations and economic policy. I also maintain an active interest in quantitative methods and applications, both in economics and biostatistics

  • Brinca, Pedro, Ferreira, Miguel H., Franco, Francesco, Holter, Hans A., Malafry, Laurence (2019). Fiscal Consolidation Programs and Income Inequality. International Economic Review.
  • Aguiar-Conraria, Luís, Brinca, Pedro, Gujónsson, Haukur Viar, Soares, Maria Joana (2017). Business cycle synchronization across U.S. states. B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, 17 (1), 1-15.
  • Brinca, Pedro, Ferreira, Miguel Homem, Franco, Francesco A., Holter, Hans Aasnes, Malafry, Laurence (2017). Fiscal Consolidation Programs and Income Inequality. SSRN Electronic Journal.
  • Brinca, Pedro, Holter, Hans A., Krusell, Per, Malafry, Laurence (2016). Fiscal multipliers in the 21st century. Journal of Monetary Economics, 77, 53-69.
  • Brinca, Pedro Miguel Soares (2014). Distortions in the neoclassical growth model: a cross country analysis. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 47, 1-19.
  • Brinca, Pedro Miguel Soares (2013). Monetary Business Cycle Accounting for Sweden. The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, 13 (1), 1085-1119.
  • Dées, Stèphane, Brinca, Pedro Miguel Soares (2013). Consumer Confidence as a Predictor of Consumption Spending: Evidence for the United States and Euro Area. International Economics, 134, 1-14.
  • Viveiros, Filipa , Mota, M., Brinca, Pedro Miguel Soares, Carvalho, Aurora M., Duarte, Raquel (2013). Tuberculosis screening and treatment compliance in HIV patients. Revista Portuguesa de Pneumologia, 19 (3), 134-138.
  • Brinca, Pedro, Chari, V.V., Kehoe, P.J., McGrattan, E. (2016). Chapter 13 - Accounting for Business Cycles. 2016 ed. Handbook of Macroeconomics. Taylor, John B., Uhlig, Harald (Eds.), Vol. 2, 1013-1063.
  • Viveiros, Filipa , Gonçalves, Ivone , Brinca, Pedro Miguel Soares, Lima, Ricardo, Duarte, Raquel, Pascoal, Ivone, Sá, João Moura e, Carvalho, Aurora (2012). Allergic disease severity and relations. XXII ed. Allergic Disease Severity and Relations. Vol. 5, 234. S77.
  • Viveiros, Filipa , Mota, M, Brinca, Pedro Miguel Soares, Carvalho, Aurora, Duarte, Raquel (2012). Tuberculosis Screening Among Human Immunodeficiency Virus(hiv)-Infected Patients. What is Missing?. 2012 ed. American Journal of Respiratory Critical Care Medicine. Vol. B58.
  • Antunes, Ana, Campainha, Sergio, Castro, Ana, Brinca, Pedro Miguel Soares, Barroso, Ana, Conde, Sara, Neves, Sofia, Machado, Jose Carlos, Parente, Barbara (2011). Study of the Mutational State of EGFR in Diagnostic Samples of NSCL – New Approach Methods. 2011 ed. Journal of Thoracic Oncology. Vol. 6(6)(2), S1495.
  • Campainha, Sergio, Antunes, Ana, Barroso, Ana, Brinca, Pedro Miguel Soares, Conde, Sara, Neves, Sofia, Parente, Barbara (2011). Epidemiology and Survival Analysis of Lung Cancer – 10 Years of Experience in a Portuguese Respiratory Reference Center. Journal of Thoracic Oncology. S1431.
  • Brinca, Pedro, Mano, Margarida, Freitas, Bruno (2020), (Published). Labor share heterogeneity and fiscal consolidation programs.
  • Brinca, Pedro, Duarte, João B., Holter, Hans A., Oliveira, João B. (2019), (Published). Investment-specific technological change, taxation and inequality in the U.S..
  • Brinca, Pedro, Iskrev, Nikolay, Loria, Francesca (2018), (Published). On identification issues in business cycle accounting models.