• 76 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
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André C. Silva is Associate Professor at Nova School of Business and Economics. His research focuses on Macroeconomics and Finance, especially monetary economics, asset pricing and capital structure. His research connects macroeconomic variables such as innovation and capital flows to decisions on portfolio allocation, capital structure and other economic and financial decisions. The research of Andre Silva has been published in academic journals such as the Review of Financial Studies, the Journal of Development Economics, and the American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics.

He teaches courses on Macroeconomics and Finance for the Undergraduate, Masters and Ph.D. programs. Before working at Nova SBE, André Silva taught at the University of Chicago and at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, and served as a consultant at Accenture. André Silva has presented his research in international conferences and seminars such as in the conferences of the American Finance Association, Society for Economic Dynamics, Econometric Society, and American Economic Association. His recent research includes the effect of portfolio rebalancing on the welfare cost of inflation, the determinants of capital flows and the effects of the capital structure on incentives to innovation.

Current research interests include: Asset Pricing, Corporate Finance, Macroeconomics, Monetary Economics.

Research interests

Macroeconomics and Finance

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, Doctorate, The University of Chicago


  • HB Economic Theory
  • HG Finance

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Research Output at NOVA 2008 2019

  • 76 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
  • 8 Article
  • 1 Working paper
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Real transfers and the Friedman rule

Adão, B. & Silva, A. C., Feb 2019, In : Economic Theory. 67, 1, p. 155-177 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Friedman rule
US economy
Heterogeneous agents
Returns to scale

Government financing, inflation, and the financial sector

Adão, B. & Silva, A. C., Jan 2018, 32 p. (FEUNL Working Paper Series; no. 621).

Research output: Working paper

Financial sector
Government spending

Inflation and Stock Returns at B3

Chaves, C. & Silva, A. C., Oct 2018, In : Brazilian Review of Finance. 16, 4, p. 521-544

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Real returns
Stock returns
Expected inflation
Stock exchange
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Open Access
Unemployment insurance
Labor force participation
Duration of unemployment

Increased strength of monetary policy

Adão, B. & Silva, A. C., 2015, In : Banco de Portugal Economic Studies. 1, 2, p. 3-20 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Monetary policy
Cash holdings
Transmission mechanism
Interest rates
Nominal interest rate