Judite Gonçalves (researcher)
Judite Gonçalves (researcher)

Judite Gonçalves is currently a researcher at Nova School of Business and Economics. She is also an affiliated researcher at Queen Mary University of London. Previously she worked as a research assistant at the University of Geneva, where she obtained her PhD in 2015. Her research and teaching interests are in the fields of Health economics, Labor economics, Policy evaluation, Economics of aging, Econometrics, and Statistics. 


2015 - PhD in Econometrics - University of Geneva, Switzerland

2011 - Master in Economics, Major in Economic Policy - University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland

2010 - Bachelor in Economics - Nova School of Business and Economics, Portugal

Aging populations: measuring healthy and active aging, policies to promote healthy and active aging, inequalities in healthy and active aging, inequalities in subjective wellbeing among older adults

  • Gonçalves, Judite, Martins, Pedro S. (2021). Effects of self-employment on hospitalizations: instrumental variables analysis of social security data. Small Business Economics, 57 (3), 1527–1543.
  • Gonçalves, Judite, von Hafe, Francisco, Filipe, Luís (2021). Formal home care use and spousal health outcomes. Social Science and Medicine, 287.
  • Gonçalves, Judite, Pereira dos Santos, João (2020). Brown sugar, how come you taste so good? The impact of a soda tax on prices and consumption. Social Science and Medicine, 264.
  • Gonçalves, Judite, Weaver, France, Konetzka, R. Tamara (2020). Measuring state medicaid home care participation and intensity using latent variables. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 39 (7), 731-744.
  • Ryser, Valérie Anne, Weaver, France, Gonçalves, Judite (2018). Health-related inequalities in life satisfaction among the 50+ population in Europe: evidence from SHARE. Swiss Journal of Sociology, 44 (2), 301-325.
  • Gonçalves, Judite, Weaver, France (2017). Effects of formal home care on hospitalizations and doctor visits. International Journal of Health Economics and Management, 17 (2), 203-233.
  • Gonçalves, Judite, Gomes, Maria Isabel, Fonseca, Miguel, Teodoro, Tomás, Barros, Pedro Pita, Botelho, Maria-Amália (2017). Selfie aging index: an index for the self-assessment of healthy and active aging. Frontiers in medicine, 4 (DEC).
  • Gonçalves, Judite, Matias, Maria Ana Bártolo Coelho Ramalho, Pinheiro, José António, Pinto, Francisco Fialho (2018). Statistical decision making like a novel. n/d.
  • Ferreira, Augusta, Santos, Carlos, Azevedo, Graça, Gonçalves, Judite, Oliveira, Jonas (2018). Performance indicators and accountability in portuguese public universities: Socio-economic perspective. Handbook of Research on Modernization and Accountability in Public Sector Management. IGI Global, 210-233.