Jorge Saraiva

Jorge Saraiva holds a PhD in Economics from the School of Economics and Management of the University of Porto (FEP) since 2023. Prior to the PhD, he completed a BSc in Economics (2016) and an MSc in Economics (2018) at FEP.

His doctoral studies in Economic Geography benefited from a scholarship grant from FCT, and his advisors were João Correia-da-Silva and Sofia Castro.

He has been lecturing Microeconomics at FEP as an Invited Lecturer since 2020. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor at Portucalense University since 2023 and Invited Assistant Professor at FEP since 2023.

His main research interests are Economic Geography, Microeconomics, Game Theory, Industrial Organisation, Education Economics, Economic Theory, and Mathematical Economics.

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Thesis "Essays on Economic Geography"

Advisors: João Correia-da-Silva & Sofia B. S. D. Castro

PhD Scholarship SFRH/BD/143290/2019 funded by Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT)

Dissertation "Voluntariado - Incentivos e Reputação Social"

Advisors: João Correia-da-Silva & Sofia B. S. D. Castro

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Working papers "Football fraud: Match-fixing. The Calciocaos case." and "Football fraud: Match-fixing. The case of the Portuguese League between 2013 and 2018."