Teaching

During my career I’ve been lucky to have taught very different topics, covering most of the Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, and Finance of an undergraduate program in Economics/Business. This coming semester, I will teach Microeconomics and Pricinples of Macroeconomics at ISCAL-IPL.

Interests

  • Corporate Finance
  • Industrial Organization
  • Contract Theory
  • Game Theory

Current Teaching

  • present2021

    113202 Microeconomics (B.Sc. in Accounting and Administration)

    Lisbon Accounting & Business School – IPL

    [Instructor] In this course we cover the basic models for household consumption and firm production. We also review some market concepts and functioning. Further students are exposed to some notions on competition.

  • present2021

    83206 Principles of Macroeconomics (B.Sc. in International Business)

    Lisbon Accounting & Business School – IPL

    [Instructor] In this course students are exposed to the IS-LM model, and the aggregate demand and supply equilibrium. Notions of economic growth and the impact of policy on the macro variables are introduced.

  • present2018

    270123 Bridging Mathematics (Ph.D. in Economics)

    NOVA School of Business & Economics – UNL

    [Instructor] This course covers critical mathematical knowledge that doctoral students must learn before going through the coursework: sets, functions, linear algebra, topology, differentials, static optimization, and probability theory.

  • present2019

    2414 Financial Management (M.Sc. in Management)

    NOVA School of Business & Economics – UNL

    [TA for Fábio Santos] This is an introductory course at the Masters Level. Students are introduced to the basic topics on Mathematical Finance, Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing.

    (previously TA for Filipa Castro and Paula Antão)

Teaching History

  • 20192019

    1203 Finance (B.A. in Economics and Management)

    NOVA School of Business & Economics – UNL

    [TA for Isaac Hacamo] In this course we cover the time value of money, discounted cash flows and asset valuation, capital budgeting, risk and return, capital structure, and derivatives.

  • 20192019

    2179 Advanced Industrial Organization (M.Sc. in Economics)

    NOVA School of Business & Economics – UNL

    [TA for Steffen Hoernig] In this course students are exposed to the core research articles on the main topics of modern industrial organization.

  • 20182013

    1112 Industrial Organization (B.A. in Economics)

    NOVA School of Business & Economics – UNL

    [TA for Vasco Santos] This course covers the basics of Industrial Organization as: market concentration, market power, introduction to game theory, the Cournot, Stackelberg, and Bertrand oligopoly models, collusion, barriers to entry, discriminatory pricing, among others.

  • 20182014

    1111 Advanced Microeconomics (B.A. in Economics)

    NOVA School of Business & Economics – UNL

    [TA for Paulo Côrte-Real] In these practical lessons we solve problems and explain concepts of general equilibrium with endowments, welfare, market failures, game theory, uncertainty, moral hazard, adverse selection, mechanism design, and auctions.

  • 20172014

    2400 Organization and Incentives (M.Sc. in Management)

    NOVA School of Business & Economics – UNL

    [TA for Guido Maretto] Theory of Incentives applied to job design and firm structure.

  • 20142014

    2132 Economic Regulation (M.Sc. in Economics)

    NOVA School of Business & Economics – UNL

    [TA for Pedro Pita Barros] Theory of economic regulation of prices, access to markets, and access to essential infrastructures.

  • 20142013

    1103 Macroeconomics (B.A. in Economics)

    NOVA School of Business & Economics – UNL

    [TA for André Castro Silva] In these practical lectures we cover consumer theory, labor markets, IS-LM, open economies, the Solow model and its basic extensions, business cycles and the New Keynesian macroeconomics, and an introduction to dynamic inconsistency of the monetary policy.

  • 20102009

    ENECO 360 Macroeconomics II (B.Sc. in Economics)

    School of Economics and Business – UChile

    [TA for Javier Turén] On this advanced course it is covered monetary and fiscal dynamic inconsistency, search and matching models for the labor market, runs in banks models, political economy problems (dynamic common pool, electoral expenditures, among others).

  • 20092009

    ENECO 160 Introduction to Macroeconomics (B.Sc. in Economics)

    School of Economics and Business – UChile

    [Head TA] In these practical classes we covered mainly IS-LM and all its derivatives plus the Solow Model.

  • 20092008

    ENECO 260 Macroeconomics I (B.Sc. in Economics)

    School of Economics and Business – UChile

    [Head TA] In these practical classes, we covered: Consumption, Investment, Growth, an Introduction to International Finance, Monetary and Fiscal Policy.