• Forthcoming

    Campos-Matos, I., Alarcão, V., Lopes, E., Oiko, C. and Carreira, M. (Forthcoming) SAIMI Study – Health and health care Access by Immigrants from the Indian subcontinent in Lisbon: what recommendations for equitable and culturally adequate health care?. Accepted for publication in the Portuguese Medical Journal.

    Castanheira, F. (Forthcoming). Perceived social impact, social worth and job performance: mediation by motivation. Journal of Organizational Behavior. DOI:10.1002/job.2056

    Santos, A., Chambel, M.J., & Castanheira, F. (Forthcoming). Relational job characteristics and nurses’ affective commitment: the mediating role of work engagement. Journal of Advanced Nursing. DOI: 10.1111/jan.12834

    Santos, J., Tavares, M., & Barros, P.P. (Forthcoming). More than just numbers: Suicide rates and the economic cycle in Portugal (1910-2013). SSM - Population Health.


    Alves J, Nunes C, Perelman J. (2015). Socio-economic inequalities in tobacco-related diseases in Portugal: an ecological approach, Public Health, published online ahead-of-print, 29th September 2015.

    Alves, J., Kunst, A. E., & Perelman, J. (2015). Evolution of socioeconomic inequalities in smoking: results from the Portuguese national health interview surveys. BMC Public Health, 15(1), 311. doi:10.1186/s12889-015-1664-y

    Alves, J., Nunes, C., Perelman, J. (2015) Socio-economic inequalities in tobacco-related diseases in Portugal: an ecological approach. Public Health. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2015.08.008

    Campos-Matos, I., Subramanian, S.V e Kawachi, I. (2015). "The ‘dark side’ of social capital: trust and self-rated health in European
    countries." The European Journal of Public Health (2015): ckv089. DOI:

    Campos-Matos, I. $ Kawachi, I. (2015). " Social mobility and health in European countries: does welfare regime type matter?" Social Science & Medicine 142 (2015): 241-248. 

    Castanheira, F., & Story, J. (2015). Making good things last longer: The role of savoring on the relationship between HRM and positive employee outcomes.Human Resource Management. DOI:10.1002/hrm.21704.

    Chambel, M.J., Castanheira, F., & Sobral, F. (2015). Temporary agency versus permanent workers: A multigroup analysis of associations between human resource management, work engagement and affective commitment.Economic and Industrial Democracy. DOI: 10.1177/0143831X14550695

    Chambel, M.J., Castanheira, F., Lopes, S., & Oliveira-Cruz, F. (2015). Work Context Support and Portuguese Soldiers' Well-being: The mediating role of autonomous motivation. Military Psychology, 27, 297-310. DOI:10.1037/mil0000087

    Kuipers MA, de Korte R, Soto VE, Richter M, Moor I, Rimpela AH, Perelman J, Federico B, Kunst AE, Loran V. (2015). School smoking policies and educational inequalities in smoking behaviour of adolescents aged 14–17 years in Europe. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, published online ahead-of-print, 10th September 2015.

    Laires PA, Perelman J, Consciência JG, Monteiro J, Branco JC. (2015). Epidemiology of hip fractures and its social and economic impact. An update for 2014. Acta Reumatológica Portuguesa 2015, 40:223-230.

    Lopes, S., Chambel, M.J., Castanheira, F., & Oliveira-Cruz, F. (2015). Job Satisfaction among military workers: validation of the Job Descriptive Index in a Portuguese sample of military workers. Military Psychology,27, 52-63. DOI:10.1037/mil0000060.

    Lorant V, Soto VE, Alves J, Federico B, Kinnunen J, Kuipers M, Moor I, Perelman J, Richter M, Rimpela A, Robert PO, Roscillo G, Kunst AE. (2015). Smoking in school-aged adolescents: design of a social network survey in six European countries. BMC Research Notes 2015, 8(1), 91.

    Moureaux C, Perelman J, da Costa EM, Roch I, Annemans L, Heymans I, Closon M. C. (2015). Impact of the Medical Home Model on the Quality of Primary Care: The Belgian Experience. Medical Care 2015, 53(5):396-400.

    Perelman J, Felix S, Santana R. (2015). The Great Recession in Portugal: Impact on hospital care use. Health Policy 2015, 119:307-315.

    Perelman J. (2015). Liberdade de escolha no Serviço Nacional de Saúde – O caso do VIH. Acta Médica Portuguesa 2015, 28(2):138-140.


    Cabral, L.; Russo, G.; Weinstock, J. (2014). Brazil and the shifting consensus on development cooperation. Salutary diversions from the ‘aid-effectiveness’ trail?. Development Policy Review. 32(2); 179-202.

    Campos-Matos, I., Peralta-Santos, A., Gomes, B., Borges, G., and Aguiar, P. (2014). Body Mass Index Assessment of Health Care Professionals in a Primary Care Setting in Portugal: a Cross Sectional Study. Acta Med Port 2014 Sep-Oct;27(5):609-614

    De Cuyper, N., Castanheira, F., De Witte, H., & Chambel, M.J. (2014). A multiple group analysis of associations between emotional exhaustion and supervisor-rated performance: Temporary versus permanent call center workers.Human Resource Management, 53(4), 623-633. DOI:10.002/hrm.21608

    Goulão, C.; Perelman, J. (2014). The interaction between a public and a duplicate private provider of health services. In: Anthony J. Culyer (ed.), Encyclopedia of Health Economics, vol. 2, San Diego: Elsevier, 2014: 72-82.

    Mendonça L, Perelman J, Rodrigues V, Fragata J. (2014). Cost-effectiveness of lung transplantation and its evolution: the Portuguese case. The European Journal of Health Economics 2014, 15:767-772.

    Miraldo, M., Galizzi, M. M., Merla, A., Levaggi, R., Schulz, P.J., Auxilia, F., Castaldi, S. and Gelatti, U. (2014). Should I pay for your risky behaviours?: evidence from London. Preventive Medicine, 66. pp. 145-158. ISSN 0091-7435

    Perelman J. (2014). Are chronic diseases related to height? Economics and Human Biology 2014,  15:56-66.

    Wheelock A., Miraldo M., Parand A., Vincent C., Svedalis N. (2014). Journey to vaccination: a protocol for a multinational qualitative study. BMJ Open, 2014;4:e004279 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004279

    Wheelock A., Parand A., Rigole B., Thomson A., Miraldo M., Vincent C., Sevdalis N. (2014). Socio-psychological factors driving adult vaccination: a qualitative study. PLoS One. 2014 Dec 9;9(12):e113503. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113503


    Alves, J.; Kunst, A.; Perelman, J. (2013). Evolution of socioeconomic inequality in smoking behavior in Portugal: 1987-2006: Joana Alves. European Journal of Public Health, 23(suppl_1), ckt126.304.

    Alves, J.; Nunes, C.; Perelman, J. (2013). Creating a socioeconomic indicator for Portuguese parishes to measure inequalities in healthcare needs (among others): Joana Alves. European Journal of Public Health, 23 (suppl_1), ckt123.154.

    Alves, J.; Peralta, S.; Perelman, J. (2013). Efficiency and equity consequences of decentralization in health: an economic perspective. Revista Portuguesa de Saúde Pública, 31(1), 74-83.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2013). Desafios do envelhecimento na Europa, com um olhar sobre Portugal. In Envelhecimento e Inovação Social, Lisboa, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2013). Saúde Mental e Economia – reflexões a propósito dos 50 anos do Serviço de Psiquiatria do Hospital de São João. In: A. R. Torres (Editor), Saúde Mental – modo de usar, Livro comemorativo dos Cinquenta Anos da Clínica de Psiquiatria e Saúde Mental do Centro Hospitalar São João, Porto.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Cardoso, Teodora; Esteves, Paulo; Pinheiro, Maximiano (2013). Conferência Para uma reforma abrangente da organização e gestão do sector público. In: Banco de Portugal, Conselho de Finanças Públicas e Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (Editores), Para uma reforma abrangente da organização e gestão do sector público – Towards a Comprehensive Reform of Public Governance, Lisboa, pp. 21-33.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Clougherty, Joseph; Seldeslachts, Jo (2013). Europeanization of EU Member-State Competition Policy: The Commission’s Leadership Role. International Review of Law and Economics, Volume 34, Issue C.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Cristovão, Rita; Andrade Gomes, Pedro (2013). Portugal. In: Luigi Siciliani, Michael Borowitz and Valerie Moran (Editors), Waiting Time Policies in the Health Sector. What works?, OECD Book, Paris, France.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Gonçalves, Ricardo (2013). Economies of scale and scope in the provision of diagnostic techniques and therapeutic services in Portuguese hospitals. Applied Economics, 45, 415-433.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Gonçalves, Ricardo (2013). Economies of scale and scope in the provision of diagnostic techniques and therapeutic services in Portuguese hospitals. Applied Economics. Volume 45, Issue 4, pp. 415-433.

    Camejo RR, McGrath C, Rutten F, Miraldo M. (2013). Distribution of health-related social surplus in pharmaceuticals: an estimation of consumer and producer surplus in the management of high blood lipids and COPD, Eur J Health Econ

    Castanheira, F., & Chambel, M.J. (2013). The JD-C model to explain burnout in frontline workers: The useful contribute of emotional demands.Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing & Service Industries, 23(5), 412-423. DOI: 10.1002/hfm.20326.

    Laranjeira, Erika; Borges, Ana Pinto (2013). The main determinants of the health status of the populations. Gac Sanit. 2013; 27 (Espec Congr 1).

    Laranjeira, Erika; Borges, Ana Pinto (2013). What are the drivers of the overall increase in healthcare expenditures? A new look on technological innovation. Gac. Sanit. 2013; 27 (Espec Congr 1).

    Laranjeira, Erika; Borges, Ana Pinto (2013). An essay about the misperception of public goods' costs and benefits. Lusophone Management and Administration Review, Vol. 1 (1), pp. 16–26.

    Laranjeira, Erika; Borges, Ana Pinto; Cardoso, Cláudia (2013). Privacy and security aspects in ehealth at home under the implementation of Directive 2011/24/EU. International Conference on Technologies and Law, pp.76-84.

    Laranjeira, Erika; Borges, Ana Pinto (2013). Why and how did health economics appear? Who were the main authors? What is the role of ITCs in its development?. In: Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Patricia Gonçalves and Isabel Miranda (ed.), Handbook of Research on ICTs and Management Systems for Improving Efficiency in Healthcare and Social Care, IGI Global.

    Perelman, J.; Roch, I.; Heymans, I.; Moureaux, C.; Lagasse, R.; Annemans, L.; Closon, M. C. (2013). Medical Homes Versus Individual Practice in Primary Care: Impact on Health Care Expenditures. Medical Care 2013, 51(8):682-688.

    Perelman, J.; Alves, J.; Miranda, A. C.; Mateus, C.; Mansinho, K.; Antunes, F.; Oliveira, J., et al. (2013). Custos diretos com tratamento do VIH/SIDA em Portugal. Revista de Saúde Pública, 47(5), 865–872.

    Refoios R, McGrath C, Miraldo M, et al. (2013). The Determinants of Cost-Effectiveness Potential: An Historical Perspective on Lipid-Lowering Therapies, Pharmacoeconomics, Vol:31, ISSN:1170

    Russo, G.; Cabral, L. V.; Ferrinho, P. (2013). Brazil-Africa technical cooperation in health: what’s its relevance to the post-Busan debate on aid effectiveness. Globalization and Health. Jan 22; 9(1):2.

    Russo, G.; McPake, B.; Fronteira, I; Ferrinho, P. (2013). Negotiating markets for health: an exploration of physicians’ engagement in dual practice in three African capital cities. Health Policy and Planning. doi:10.1093/heapol/czt071.

    Russo, G.; Shankland, A. (2013). Brazil’s engagement in health cooperation; is there a contribution to the global debate on health? Health Policy and Planning. March, doi:10.1093/heapol/czt014.

    Yazdanpanah, Y; Perelman, J; Dilorenzo, M; Alves, J; Barros, H.; Mateus, M.; Pereira, J.; Mansinho, K.; Robine, M.; Park, J.; Ross, E.; Losina, E.; Walensky, R.; Noubary, F.; Freedberg, K.; Paltiel, D. (2013). Routine HIV Screening in Portugal: Clinical Impact and Cost-Effectiveness. PloS ONE 2013, 8(12):e84173. 2012


    Adesanya T, Gbolahan O, Ghannam O, Miraldo M, Patel B, Verma R, Wong H. (2012). Exploring the responsiveness of public and private hospitals in Lagos, Nigeria. Journal of Public Health Research. DOI: 10.4081/jphr.2012.e2

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2012). Envelhecimento e despesas em cuidados de saúde. Cadernos de Economia, 98, pp. 33-35.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2012). Health Policy Reform in Tough Times. Health Policy, 106(1): 17-22.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2012). Novos desafios  em saúde e gestão hospitalar. In Conferências de Cascais – Saúde, Inovação e Desenvolvimento, HPP – Hospital de Cascais Dr. José de Almeida, Principia, pp. 21-29.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2012). Pharmaceutical market reforms in Portugal under the Memorandum of Understanding. Eurohealth, vol. 18(1): 33-36.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2012). Portugal’s Health Policy under a financial rescue plan. Eurohealth, Vol. 18(3): 10-13.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2012). Restrição Orçamental e Problemas Éticos na Prescrição. In Fundamentos Éticos nas prioridades em Saúde, Colecção Bioética 14, Conselho Nacional de Ética para as Ciências da Vida, Lisboa, pp. 57-78.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Siciliani, Luigi (2012). Public-private interface in health and health care. In Handbook of Health Economics, Volume 2, Editors: Mark Pauly, Thomas McGuire and Pedro P. Barros, Elsevier.

    Chambel, M.J., & Castanheira, F. (2012). Training opportunities and employee exhaustion in call centres: The mediation by psychological contract fulfillment.International Journal of Training and Development,16(2), 107-117. DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-2419.2011.00394.x

    Ferrinho F.; Amaral, M.; Russo, G.; Ferrinho, P. (2012). Purchasing power of civil servant health workers in Mozambique. The Pan African Medical Journal 11:14

    Galizzi M, Miraldo M, Stravopoulou C, Desai M, Jayatunga W, Josh M, Parikh S. (2012). Who is More Likely to Use Doctor-Rating Websites, and Why? BMJ Open, 2012;2:e001493 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2012-001493

    Laranjeira, Erika; Borges, Ana Pinto (2012). Innovation in healthcare: it is sustainable?. Innovation for Sustainability – Is Your Responsibility, 1st International Conference on Innovation for Sustainability (IS2012), 2012, pp. 34-35, Lusíada University, Porto, Portugal.

    Miraldo M, Siciliani L, Street A, (2012). Price adjustment in the hospital sector. A Reply, Journal of Health Economics, 2012, Vol:31.

    Russo, G.; Ferrinho, P.; De Sousa, B. C.; Conceição, C. (2012). What influences national and foreign physicians’ geographical distribution? An analysis of medical doctors’ residence location in Portugal. BMC Human Resources for Health 10:12 doi:10.1186/1478-4491-10-12.


    Barros, Pedro Pita (2011). Desafio: Melhorar o financiamento e a alocação de recursos no sistema. In Deloitte, editor, Saúde em análise – Uma visão para o futuro, Lisboa, Fevereiro de 2011, pp. 82-84.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2011). Enquadramento geral quanto a uma definição de “Mercado Ibérico”, com uma discussão sobre o sector eléctrico e energético. In: Mário Marques Mendes (Editor), Lisboa.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2011). Inovação e Sustentabilidade em Saúde – Equação Impossível? Cadernos de Saúde e Sociedade, n.º 1.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2011). Portugal: memorando de entendimento sobre políticas económicas e financeiras – Saúde. Brotéria, 173, 27-38.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2011). Sentado à conversa sobre o Novo Contrato Social da Saúde. In A Nova Saúde Pública – A saúde pública da era do conhecimento – Livro de Homenagem a Constantino Sakellarides, pp. 80-85. 

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2011). The Simple Economics of Risk-Sharing Agreements between the NHS and the Pharmaceutical Industry. Health Economics, Vol. 20 (4), pages 461–470, April.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Machado, Sara Ribeirinho; Simões, Jorge (2011). Portugal: Health System Review. Health Systems in Transition, 13(4): 1-156.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Olivella, Pau (2011). Hospitals: teaming up. In The Oxford Handbook of Health Economics, edited by Sherry Glied and Peter Smith, Oxford University Press, Chapter 19, pp. 432-462.

    Galizzi, M, Miraldo M, (2011). The effects of hospitals' governance on optimal contracts: Bargaining vs. contracting. Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 30(2), pages 408-424, March.

    Holly Alberto, Monfort Alain & Rockinger Michael (2011). Fourth order pseudo maximum likelihood methods. Journal of Econometrics, 162(2), 278-293. [doi] [web of science] [abstract]

    McPake, B.; Hongoro, C.; Russo, G. (2011). Two-tier charging in Maputo Central Hospital: Costs, revenues and effects on equity of access to hospital services. BMC Health System Research, 11:143. doi:10.1186/1472-6963-11-143

    Perelman J.; Closon, M. C. (2011). Impact of socio-economic factors on in-patient length of stay and consequences in per-case payment systems. Journal of Health Services Research and Policy 2011, 16(4): 197-202.


    Barros, Pedro Pita (2010). A Saúde da Economia e a Economia da Saúde. Revista Portuguesa de Farmacoterapia, Volume 2, n.º 3, pp. 167-169.

    Barros, Pedro Pita (2010). Pharmaceutical Policies in European Countries. In Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research, Volume 22, edited by Avi Dor. Emerald.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Costa, Afonso Almeida (2010). Does a tougher competition policy reduce or promote investment?” Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, May 2010. DOI: 10.1007/s10842-010-0076-z.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Machado, Sara Ribeirinho (2010). Money for nothing? The net costs of medical training. Health Care Management Science, Volume 13, Number 3, 234-255, DOI: 10.1007/s10729-010-9126-7.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Moreira Sara (2010). Double coverage and demand for health care: evidence from quantile regression. Health Economics, Volume 19, Issue 9, September 2010, pp. 1075-1092.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Nunes, Luis Catela (2010). The impact of pharmaceutical policy measures: a structural-break approach. Social Science & Medicine, Volume 71, Issue 3, August 2010, pp. 440-450.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Simões, Jorge; Temido, Marta (2010). Public-Private Partnerships in the Portuguese Health Sector. World Hospitals and Health Services, Volume 46(1):6-9. 2010.

    Castanheira, F., & Chambel, M.J. (2010a).Burnout in salespeople: A Three-wave study to examine job characteristic’s predictions and consequences to performance.Economic and Industrial Democracy, 31(4), 409-429.DOI: 10.1177/0143831X10365573

    Castanheira, F., & Chambel, M.J. (2010b).Reducing burnout in call centers through HR practices.Human Resource Management,49 (6), 1047-1065. DOI: 10.1002/hrm.20393

    Galizzi MM, Ghislandi S, Miraldo M. Effects of Reference Pricing in Pharmaceutical Markets: a Review (2010). PharmacoEconomics, Vol.29, 2011

    Fonseca F., Salgado S. and Brito C. (2010). Service Quality and Customer Satisfaction in Public Transports. International Journal for Quality Research, vol. 4, (2), pp.125-130.

    Lamiraud Karine, Holly Alberto, Burnand Bernard, Juillerat Pascal, Wietlisbach Vincent, Froelich Florian et al. (2010). The effect of non-medical factors on variations in the performance of colonoscopy among different health care settings. Medical care, 48(2), 101-109. [doi] [web of science] [abstract]

    Miraldo M, Siciliani L, Street A, (2010). Price adjustment in the hospital sector, Journal of Health Economics, Vol:30, Pages:112-125

    Perelman, J.; Mateus, C.; Alexandre, A. (2010). Gender equity in treatment for cardiac heart disease in Portugal. Social Science and Medicine 2010, 71:25-29.

    Russo, G.; McPake, B. (2010). Medicine prices in urban Mozambique. A public health and economic study of pharmaceutical markets and price determinants in low-income settings. Health Policy and Planning, 25 (1), 70-84.

    Street A, Sivey P, Manson A, Miraldo M, Siciliani L (2010). Are Treatment Centres treating less complex patients?, Health Policy, Volume 94, Issue 2, Pages 150-157, February 2010

    Tyrrell, A.; Russo, G.; Dussault, G.; Ferrinho, P. (2010). Costing the scaling up of human resources for health: lessons from Mozambique and Guinea Bissau. Human Resources for Health. 2010, 8:14.

    Wirtz, V.; Russo, G. et al. (2010). Access to medicines by ambulatory health service users in Mexico: and analysis of the national health surveys 1994 to 2006. Salud Publica de México. Vol.52 (1), 30-38.

  • Pereira, Cláudia; Moura, Ana Cláudia; Stohr Anne; Carvalho, João; Pinto, Nuno; Barros, Pedro Pita; Pires, Rui Pena (2016). Vidas Partidas, Enfermeiros Portugueses no Estrangeiro, Lusodidacta.
    Barros, Pedro Pita; Fernandes, João Varandas (2012). Um ano depois da Troika na Politíca de saúde, Princípia.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Pauly, Marc; McGuire, Thomas (2012). Handbook of Health Economics, Volume 2, Elsevier-North Holland.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Nunes, Luis Catela (2011). 10 Anos de Política do Medicamento em Portugal.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Fernandes, João Varandas; Fernandes, Adalberto Campos (2011). Três Olhares sobre o Futuro do Sector da Saúde, Editora Princípia.

    Barros, Pedro Pita; Martinez-Giralt, Xavier (2011). Health Economics: an industrial organization perspective, Routledge.

    Moschetti K., Lamiraud K., O'Donnell O. & Holly A. (2011). Does poor childhood health explain increased health care utilisation and payments in middle and old age ?. In Eds. Axel Börsch-Supan .. [et al.] (Ed.), The individual and the welfare state : life histories in Europe (pp. 255-267). Springer, Heidelberg.