Aggregation in Economics by Lisbon School of Economics and Management, University of Lisbon (ISEG-UL, 2016). Doctor in Economics by University Lusiada of Lisbon (2008). Master´s degree in International Economics by ISEG-UL (2002). B.A in International Relations by University of Minho (1995). Professor of economics at ESGTS, Polytechnic Institute of Santarém. Research of Center for Advanced Studies in Management and Economics of the University of Évora.