Gonçalves, Judite

 Judite Gonçalves  





Judite Gonçalves is currently a researcher and teaching assistant of Econometrics at Nova School of Business and Economics. Her primary research fields are Health Economics, with special interest in long-term care and healthcare utilization, and Econometrics, with focus on measurement error in models with latent variables. She obtained her PhD in Econometrics from the University of Geneva, Switzerland in 2015, where she worked as a research assistant since 2011.


PhD in Econometrics, 2015, University of Geneva, Switzerland

MS in Economics, Major in Economic Policy (magna cum laude), 2011, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland

BS in Economics, 2010, Nova School of Business and Economics, Portugal

Research Interests

Health Economics, Microeconometrics, Economics of Aging, Policy Evaluation

Publications and Conference Papers

Gonçalves, J. and Weaver, F. Effects of formal home care on hospitalizations and doctor visits. (under review, earlier version available here: http://www.unige.ch/ses/dsec/repec/files/14095.pdf)

Borrat-Besson, C., Ryser, V.-A., and Gonçalves, J. An evaluation of the CASP-12 scale used in the Survey of Health, Aging, and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) to measure quality of life among people aged 50+. (under review, available here: http://forscenter.ch/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/FORS_WPS_2015-04_Borrat-Besson.pdf)

Gonçalves, J., Weaver, F., and Konetzka, T. Comprehensive measure of Medicaid home care policy. (earlier version available here: http://www.unige.ch/ses/dsec/repec/files/14121.pdf)

Weaver, F., Gonçalves, J., and Ryser, V.-A. Socioeconomic inequalities in subjective well-being among the 50+: contributions of income and health. (earlier version available here: http://www.unige.ch/ses/dsec/repec/files/15011.pdf)