Machado, Sara Ribeirinho
Sara Ribeirinho Machado is a PhD candidate at Boston University. Her main research fields are Health Economics and Behavioral Economics, with a focus on prosocial behavior. Prior to joining Boston University, she was a research assistant at Nova School of Business and Economics, having provided consultancy for the Portuguese Government and private institutions.
Sara Ribeirinho Machado is a regular contributor to “The Health Systems and Policy Monitor” of the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policy (http://www.hspm.org/countries/portugal25062012/countrypage.aspx#).
Research master in Economics, 2009, NOVA School of Business and Economics, Portugal
BSc. (Honors) in Economics, 2007, NOVA School of Business and Economics, Portugal
Health Economics, Labor Economics, Psychology and Economics
Barros, P., Machado, S., Simões, J., (2011) “Portugal: Health System Review” Health Systems in Transition, 13(4): 1-156.
Barros, PP, Machado, SR, (2010) “Money for nothing: the net costs of medical training”, Health Care Management Science, Vol 13 (3) 234-255.