Pedro Pita Barros
Pedro Pita Barros
Professor

Professor of Economics at Universidade Nova de Lisboa. Positions currently held, among others: member, by Government appointment, of the Portuguese National Ethics Council for the Life Sciences (2016- ), member of the EC Expert Panel on Effective ways of Investing in Health (2017-2020), research fellow of CEPR (London), and member of the board of Instituto de Políticas Públicas – Thomas Jefferson – Correia da Serra (2014-). Further information available at https://momentoseconomicos.wordpress.com/cv/.


1997              Agregação, Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

1993              Doutoramento em Economia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

                           Tese: Ensaios em Economia Industrial

1992              Mestrado em Economia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

1988              Licenciatura em Economia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Health economics, economic regulation and competition policy

  • Moura, Ana, Barros, Pedro Pita (2018). As desigualdades socioeconómicas na atribuição de médicos de família em Portugal estão a diminuir?. Acta medica portuguesa, 31 (12), 730-737.
  • Ferreira-Dos-Santos, Guilherme, Domingues, Lúcia, Sepriano, Alexandre Rocha, Mourão, Ana Filipa de Sousa Pestana, Botelho, Maria Amália Sotto Mayor Silveira, Pereira, Carla Sandra, Lodeiro, Carlos, Crespo, Carolina Lage , Quaresma, Claudia , Neto, David Dias, Nunes Janeiro, Isabel Maria , Martínez, José Luis Capelo, Santos, J. P. , Lapão, L., Gomes, M. I. , dos Santos Fonseca, Miguel , Gouveia, Nélia, Macedo, Maria Paula Borges de Lemos, Coelho, Pedro Simões, Videira, P. A., Barros, Pedro Pita, Vassilenko, Valentina, Pimentel-Santos, Fernando, Branco, Pedro Paulo Valente Gentil Soares, Branco, Jaime C. (2018). Tools for the Screening of Sarcopenia: A Head-to-Head Comparison by the NOVA SarcoAging Group. Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, 99 (10), e110.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Brito, Duarte, Vasconcelos, Helder (2018). Welfare decreasing endogenous mergers between producers of complementary goods. International Journal of Industrial Organization, 60, 54-95.
  • Barros, Pedro P., Hoernig, Steffen H. (2018). Sectoral regulators and the Competition Authority: which relationship is best?. Review of Industrial Organization, 52 (3), 451-472.
  • Pita Barros, P., Pimentel-Santos, F. M., Neto, D., Crespo, C. L., Sepriano, A., Mourao, A. F., Pereira, C. S., Lodeiro, C., Quaresma, C., Ferreira dos Santos, G., Nunes, I., Capelo, J. L., Santos, J. P., Domingues, L., Lapao, L. V., Botelho, M. A., Gomes, M. I., Macedo, M. P., Fonseca, M., Gouveia, N., Videira, P., Simoes Coelho, P., Soares Branco, P., Vassilenko, V., Branco, J. C. (2018). THE SOCIAL PATTERN OF SARCOPENIA IN PORTUGAL. Osteoporosis International, 29, S496-S497.
  • Pita Barros, P., Pimentel-Santos, F. M., Neto, D., Crespo, C. L., Sepriano, A., Mourao, A. F., Pereira, C. S., Lodeiro, C., Quaresma, C., Ferreira dos Santos, G., Nunes, I., Capelo, J. L., Santos, J. P., Domingues, L., Lapao, L. V., Botelho, M. A., Gomes, M. I., Macedo, M. P., Fonseca, M., Gouveia, N., Videira, P., Simoes Coelho, P., Soares Branco, P., Vassilenko, V., Branco, J. C. (2018). THE TEMPORAL PATTERN OF SARCOPENIA IN 22 EUROPEAN COUNTRIES. Osteoporosis International, 29, S505-S505.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2018). Economics meets healthcare: how can it be useful?. European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery, 54 (1), 1-3.
  • 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).
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2017). A quick and selected overview of the expert panel on effective ways of investing in health. Archives of Public Health, 75 (1).
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Braun, Gisele (2017). Upcoding in a national health service: The evidence from Portugal. Health Economics, 26 (5), 600-618.
  • Rego, Inês, Russo, Giuliano, Gonçalves, Luzia, Perelman, Julian, Barros, Pedro Pita (2017). A crise económica em médicos do Serviço Nacional de Saúde: Estudo descritivo das suas perceções e reações em unidades de saúde na região da grande Lisboa. Acta medica portuguesa, 30 (4), 263-272.
  • Russo, G, Pires, Carlos André, Perelman, Julian, Gonçalves, Luzia Augusta Pires, Barros, Pedro Pita (2017). Exploring public sector physicians’ resilience, reactions and coping strategies in times of economic crisis; findings from a survey in Portugal’s capital city area. BMC Health Services Research, 17 (1), 1-8.
  • Sá Guerreiro, Cátia, Hartz, Z, Sambo, Luís, Conceição, C, Dussault, G, Russo, G, Viveiros, M, Silveira, H, Barros, Pedro Pita, Ferrinho, P (2017). Política de investigação científica para a saúde em Portugal: II – Factos e sugestões . Acta Médica Portuguesa, 30 (3), 233-242.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2017). Competition policy for health care provision in Portugal. Health Policy, 121 (2), 141-148.
  • Guerreiro, Catia Sa, Hartz, Zulmira, Sambo, Luis, Conceicao, Claudia, Dussault, Gilles, Russo, Giuliano, Viveiros, Miguel, Silveira, Henrique, Barros, Pedro Pita, Ferrinho, Paulo (2017). Scientific Research Policy for Health in Portugal: I - European and National Environment. Acta medica portuguesa, 30 (2), 141-147.
  • Coelho, Pedro, Rodrigues, Vanessa, Miranda, Luís, Fragata, José Inácio Guerra, Barros, Pedro Pita (2017). Do prices reflect the costs of cardiac surgery in the elderly? [Serão preço e custo coincidentes na cirurgia cardíaca do idoso?]. Revista Portuguesa de Cardiologia, 36 (1), 35-41.
  • Guerreiro, C.S., Hartz, Z., Sambo, L., Conceição, C., Dussault, G., Russo, G., Viveiros, M., Silveira, H., Pita Barros, P., Ferrinho, P. (2017). Scientific research policy for health in Portugal:: I - European and national environment. Acta medica portuguesa, Vol. 30 (n.º 2), p. 141-147.
  • Santos, João Ricardo Dias Ramos Pereira dos, Tavares, Mariana, Barros, Pedro Pita (2016). More than just numbers: Suicide rates and the economic cycle in Portugal (1910-2013). SSM - Population Health, 2, 14-23.
  • Russo, Giuliano, Rego, Inês, Perelman, Julian, Barros, Pedro Pita (2016). A tale of loss of privilege, resilience and change: The impact of the economic crisis on physicians and medical services in Portugal. Health Policy, 120 (9), 1079-1086.
  • Melo, Manuel Rocha, Ferreira-Magalhães, Manuel, Flor-Lima, Filipa, Rodrigues, Mariana, Severo, Milton, Almeida-Santos, Luis, Caldas-Afonso, Alberto, Barros, Pedro Pita, Ferreira, António (2016). Dedicated pediatricians in emergency department: Shorter waiting times and lower costs. PlosOne, 11 (8).
  • Pimentel-Santos, F. M., Peyroteo, I., Mourao, A. F., Sousa, E., Costa, J., Santos, H., Barcelos, A., Pinto, P., Fonseca, J. E., Branco, J. C., Barros, P. P. (2016). DETERMINANTS OF QUALITY OF LIFE, LABOR-MARKET STATUS AND HEALTHCARE UTILIZATION IN ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS PATIENTS. Annals of the rheumatic diseases, 75, 1244-1244.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Brouwer, Werner B F, Thomson, Sarah, Varkevisser, Marco (2016). Competition among health care providers: helpful or harmful?. European Journal Of Health Economics, 17 (3), 229-233.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2016). Tobacco and the health of the portuguese elderly: Where to look?. Hygiea Internationalis, 12 (1), 113-128.
  • Panteli, Dimitra, Busse, Reinhard, Arickx, Francis, Cleemput, Irina, Dedet, Guillaume, Eckhardt, Helene, Fogarty, Emer, Gerkens, Sophie, Henschke, Cornelia, Hislop, Jenni, Jommi, Claudio, Kaitelidou, Daphne, Kawalec, Paweł, Keskimäki, Ilmo, Kroneman, Madelon, Bastida, Julio Lopez, Barros, Pedro Pita, Ramsberg, Joakim, Schneider, Peter, Spillane, Susan, Vogler, Sabine, Lauri Vuorenkoski, , Kildemoes, Helle Wallach, Wouters, Olivier (2016). Pharmaceutical regulation in 15 European countries: Review. Health systems in transition, 18 (5).
  • Pimentel-Santos, F. M., Pryroteo, I, Branco, J. C., Barros, Pedro Pita (2016). Determinants of quality of life, healthcare services demand and labor-market status in radiographic axial spondyloarthritis patients. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 34 (4), 761-762.
  • Barros, Pedro P., Hoernig, Steffen, Nilssen, Tore (2015). Transversal agency and crowding out. Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, 171 (4), 589-608.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Martinez-Giralt, Xavier (2015). Technological adoption in health care-the role of payment systems. B E Journal Of Economic Analysis & Policy, 15 (2), 709-745.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Dafny, Leemore, David, Guy, Dranove, David, Pauly, Mark V., Town, Robert (2015). Editorial: Relaunch of the journal. International Journal of Health Economics and Management, 15 (1), 1-2.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Bonfim, Diana, Kim, Moshe, Martins, Nuno C (2014). Counterfactual analysis of bank mergers. Empirical Economics, 46 (1), 361-91.
  • Kronenberg, Christoph, Barros, Pedro Pita (2014). Catastrophic healthcare expenditure-drivers and protection: the Portuguese case. Health Policy, 115 (1), 44-51.
  • Ayuso-Mateos, Jose L., Barros, Pedro Pita, Gusmão, Ricardo (2013). Financial crisis, austerity, and health in Europe. The Lancet, 382 (9890), 391-392.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2013). Custos da saúde: alguns princípios. Acta Médica Portuguesa, 26 (5 - Setembro-Outubro), 496-498.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Clougherty, Joseph A., Seldeslachts, Jo (2013). Europeanization of EU member-state competition policy: The commission's leadership role. International Review Of Law And Economics, 34 (C), 41-51.
  • Dias, S, Simões, Jorge , Barros, Pedro Pita (2018). Migration and Health:: what we know so far, what is lacking in our understanding and how to move forward?. Editora Almedina.
  • Lourenco, Alexandre, Barros, Pedro Pita (2016). Cuidados de saúde oral: Universalização. Nova Healthcare Initiative - Universidade Nova de Lisboa.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2013). Pela sua Saúde. Fundação Francisco Manuel dos Santos.
  • De Almeida, Sara Valente, Barros, Pedro Pita (2018). How relevant is active ageing?: Evidence from Portugal. Building Evidence for Active Ageing Policies: Active Ageing Index and its Potential. Zaidi, Asghar, Harper, Sarah, Howse, Kenneth, Lamura, Giovanni, Perek-Bialas, Jolanta (Eds.), 313-341.
  • Dias, Sonia, Fronteira, Inês, Gama, Ana, Gróz, Andrea Pita, Mardin, Deniz, Simões, Jorge, Roxo, Luis, Barros, Pedro Pita (2018). Health policies, patterns and barriers to migrants’ access to primary health care. SpringerBriefs in Public Health. 99-109.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Lisboa, Manuel, Cerejo, Dalila, Barrenho, Eliana (2016). Custos Económicos com a Saúde Resultantes da Violência Doméstica contra Mulheres em Portugal. Metodologias de investigação sociológica: problemas e soluções a partir de estudos empíricos. Lisboa, Manuel (Eds.), 313-346.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Moura, Ana (2015). Aspectos económicos da emigração de enfermeiros: uma primeira exploração. 1st ed. Vidas Partidas - Enfermeiros Portugueses No Estrangeiro. Pereira, C. (Eds.), 27-40.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Matias, Maria Ana, Moura, Ana (2015). Desemprego Jovem e Auto-Perceção de Saúde Mental. Território e saúde mental em tempos de crise. Santana, Paula (Eds.), 119-131.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2015). Despesa Pública Em Saúde: Cortando Nós Górdios. Afirmar O Futuro – Políticas Públicas Para Portugal. Soromenho-Marques, V., Pereira, P. T. C. (Eds.), 342-365.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2015). Health Systems and Medical Tourism. Handbook on Medical Tourism and Patient Mobility. Lunt, Neil, Horsfall, Daniel, Hanefeld, Johanna (Eds.), 71-81.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Monteiro, Rui Sousa (2015). Public-private partnerships. April 2016 ed. World Scientific Handbook of Global Health Economics and Public Policy. Scheffler, Richard M. (Eds.), Vol. 3, 351-404.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita, Olivella, P (2014). Markets in health care. 1st ed. Encyclopedia of Health Economics. Culyer, A. (Eds.), 210-220.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2013). Artigo 41º - Apreciação das operações de concentração. Lei da Concorrência – comentário Conumbricense. Gorjão-Henriques, M. D. (Eds.), 445-452.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2013). Portugal. Waiting Time Policies in the Health Sector. What Works?. Siciliani, L., Borowitz, M., Moran, V. (Eds.), 237–261.
  • Barros, Pedro Pita (2013). The changes in the health sector under economic crisis and financial rescue: Portugal. Learning from Downturns – How to better assess, track, and mitigate the impact on the Health Sector, Directions in Development – Human Development. Hou, X., Velényi, E. V., Yazbeck, A. S., Iunes, R. F., Smith, O. (Eds.), 160-168.