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Education/Academic qualification

Public health, Doctorate, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública (ENSP)


Economics, Master, NOVA School of Business and Economics (NOVA SBE)


Economics, Bachelor, NOVA School of Business and Economics (NOVA SBE)



  • HB Economic Theory
  • Health economics
  • socioeconomic inequalities
  • Economic evaluation
  • RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
  • Socioeconomic inequalities
  • Smoking
  • Adolescents
  • Risk behaviour

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Research Output at NOVA 2013 2019

Inequalities in adolescent self-rated health and smoking in Europe: comparing different indicators of socioeconomic status

Moor, I., Kuipers, M. A. G., Lorant, V., Pförtner, T-K., Kinnunen, J. M., Rathmann, K., Perelman, J., Alves, J., Robert, P-O., Rimpelä, A., Kunst, A. E. & Richter, M., 2019, In : Journal Of Epidemiology And Community Health. 73, 10, p. 963-970

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Class
Logistic Models
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Nicotine dependence among adolescents in the European Union: how many and who are affected?

Coban, F. R., Kunst, A. E., Van Stralen, M. M., Richter, M., Rathmann, K., Perelman, J., Alves, J., Federico, B., Rimpelä, A., Lorant, V. & Kuipers, M. A. G., 2019, In : Journal of public health (Oxford, England). 41, 3, p. 447-455

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Tobacco Use Disorder
European Union
Age of Onset

Smoking beliefs across genders, a comparative analysis of seven European countries

Grard, A., Schreuders, M., Alves, J., Kinnunen, J. M., Richter, M., Federico, B., Kunst, A., Clancy, L. & Lorant, V., 21 Oct 2019, In : BMC Public Health. 19, 1, 1321.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Where do teens smoke? Smoking locations of adolescents in Europe in relation to smoking bans in bars, schools and homes

Lagerweij, N. A., Kunst, A. E., Mélard, N., Rimpelä, A., Alves, J., Hoffmann, L., Richter, M. & Kuipers, M. A. G., 1 Nov 2019, In : Health and Place. 60, 102213.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Financiamento: quem paga?: como e quando?

Ramos, F., Alves, J. & Perelman, J., 2018, A saúde e o estado: o SNS aos 40 anos. Conselho Economico e Social (ed.). Coimbra: Almedina

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter