Knowledge Centers

A growing community of insight and enterprise

At Nova SBE, research is the key activity that underpins the entire academic output of the school. We value investigation and experimentation that results in positive changes in the world, the kind that challenges status quo, encourages entrepreneurs, influences leaders, and inspires people to wonder 'why not?'.

Nova Finance Center

Nova Finance Center

A Knowledge Center that brings together the human resources and the activities developed in the Finance area of Nova SBE. Its aim is to strengthen the cooperation between the school and industry, through better research and education in finance.

Leadership for Impact Center

Leadership for Impact Center

A center looking to contribute to responsible corporate and societal improvement, through research and leadership development programs. Focused on generating theoretical and applied knowledge on the intersection between leadership, organizations and society.

Economics for Policy

Economics for Policy

Scientific coherence meets real world experience to analyze key challenges from private and public sector organizations. This center uses fundamental tools from economics to tackle relevant issues in organizations, companies, and society at large.

Nova SBE Health Economics and Management Knowledge Center

Nova SBE Health Economics and Management Knowledge Center

Nova SBE’s research unit and knowledge center for Health Economics, Health Management, Health Policy, and Public Health. It produces and disseminates scientific knowledge that is useful to society and can contribute to well-informed and well-reasoned decision-making.

Nova Center for Environmental Economics

Nova Center for Environmental Economics

A center for academic research and policy advice in environmental and natural resources economics. This center’s mission is to produce high quality multidisciplinary research by fostering cooperation between economists and environmental scientists.

NOVAFRICA

NOVAFRICA

A knowledge center that generates distinctive expertise on business and economic development in Africa, with a particular focus on Portuguese-speaking Africa: Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique and Sao Tome and Principe.

Venture Lab

Venture Lab

An entrepreneurship center that strives to become an innovation catalyst for international entrepreneurs and corporate business, by establishing a strong link between the academy, the startup ecosystem, and the corporate world.

Center for Digital Business and Technology

Center for Digital Business and Technology

Designed to operate at an applied level in the intersection of Management and Technology, this center promotes the understanding of advanced digital technologies in organizations and society, enabling the development of new business models, products and services.