José Maria Carvalho Ferreira (Org.)

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Working Papers

Beatriz Martins, João Carlos Lopes & Isabel Mendes

Nº 01/2023



Antonio L. Pérez-Corral (U. Valladolid), Amélia Bastos (GHES) & Sara Falcão Casaca (SOCiUS)

Employment Insecurity and Material Deprivation in Families with Children in the Post-Great Recession Period: An Analysis for Spain and Portugal

Journal of Family and Economic Issues

Ricardo Rodrigues (SOCIUS), Johan Rehnberg (Stockholm U.), Cassandra Simmons (ECSWR), Stefania Ilinca (WHO), Eszter Zólyomi(ECSWR), Afshin Vafaei (Queen’s U.), Selma Kadi (ECSWR), Janet Jull (Queen’s U.), Susan P Phillips (Queen’s U.), Stefan Fors (Karolinska Inst.)

Cohort Trajectories by Age and Gender for Informal Caregiving in Europe Adjusted for Sociodemographic Changes, 2004 and 2015

The Journals of Gerontology

Sara Falcão Casaca (SOCIUS),Susana Ramalho Marques (SOCIUS),Maria João Guedes (ADVANCE) & Cathrine Seierstad (U. South-Eastern Norway)

Gender-Balanced Seats, Equal Power and Greater Gender Equality? Zooming into the Boardroom of Companies Bound by the Portuguese Gender Quota Law.

Social Sciences

Pilar Mosquera (ADVANCE/CSG ISEG-ULisboa), Paula C. Albuquerque (SOCIUS/CSG ISEG-ULisboa) & Winnie Picoto (ADVANCE/CSG ISEG-ULisboa)

Is Online Teaching Challenging Faculty Well-Being?

Administrative Sciences

Mariya Gubareva (SOCIUS/CSG ISEG-ULisboa), Zaghum Umar (South Ural State Univ.), Tamara Teplova (HSE Univ) & Dang K. Tran (Univ Econ Ho Chi Minh City)

Decoupling Between the Energy and Semiconductor Sectors During the Pandemic: New Evidence from Wavelet Analysis

Emerging Markets Finance & Trade

Ahmed Bossman (Univ. Cape Coast), Mariya Gubareva (SOCIUS/CSG ISEG-ULisboa) & Tamara Teplova (HSE Univ)

Asymmetric Effects of Geopolitical Risk on Major currencies: Russia-Ukraine tensions


Paula C. Albuquerque (SOCIUS) & Elsa Fontainha (CEsA)

Social Exclusion in Later Life, Evidence from the European Social Survey


Maria João Guedes (Advance), Pankaj C. Patel (Villanova Univ.), Sara Falcão Casaca (SOCIUS)

On the same page? Differences between male and female board members on the benefits of a gender-balanced representation | Emerald Insight

Emerald Publishing


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Call for Papers

CIMDAB'2023 - II Congresso Internacional sobre Migração e Diáspora Académica Brasileira
13-15 July 2023 | Universidade do Minho (virtual and presential)
Org.: UMINHO, SOCIUS/ISEG-ULisboa, Portugal; UFRGS, PUC-MG and UNICAMP, Brazil

Main topics:
- Brazilian Academic Diaspora
- Brazilian Entrepreneurship in the World
- Society and Globalization
- Work, Employment and Digital Platforms - Global, Cultural Challenges & Human Subjectivity

New Deadline for abstract submission: 31 may 2023

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Call for Papers

8th Workshop on the Socio-Economics of Ageing and a Special Issue in the Journal of the Economics of Ageing - “Social Exclusion and Ageing”
13-14 October 2023 | ISEG

Main topics:
• Causes and consequences of social exclusion in old age
• Social exclusion and key transitions along the life-course
• Efficacy of policies to combat social exclusion
• Social exclusion in low-and middle-income countries
• Gender and social exclusion in late life • Exclusionary mechanisms affecting minority groups
• Social exclusion and the digital divide
• Comparative studies on exclusion in old-age
• other topics in the field of the economics of ageing

New Deadline for abstracts submission: may 25, 2023

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Autobiography by José Maria Carvalho Ferreira

SOCIUS researcher José Maria Carvalho Ferreira has just published his autobiography.
This publication of Clássica Editora can be acquired here

The Migration Conference 2023

The 11th edition of The Migration Conference - TMC 2023 - takes place in Germany from 23 to 26 August 2023, at the Law Faculty of Universität Hamburg.
SOCIUS is a partner of this Conference since 2018, year in which organised the 6th The Migration Conference, one of the largest international scientific events held at ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management.

Open applications

PhD in Economic and Organisational Sociology - ISEG

The first phase of applications to the PhD in Economic and Organisational Sociology at ISEG is now open for the academic year 2023/2024. This programme, hosted by SOCIUS, is aimed at those who wish to obtain a PhD degree and exercise highly qualified functions in the public sector, the private sector and the social economy sector, in a national or international context. Such functions include teaching and research, direction and management of organisations, consultancy, training, journalism, planning, elaboration of development projects, as well as conception and evaluation of public policies, projects or programmes.

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SOCIUS Researchers distinguished with the António Dornelas Award

The “António Dornelas Award” (6th edition) was awarded to the work “Work–Family Articulation Policies in Portugal and Gender Equality: Advances and Challenges”, by Susana Ramalho Marques, Sara Falcão Casaca and Manuela Arcanjo

Also the following work received an Honourable Mention, “Why Choose the Inclusionary Path? Social Policy in a Recent Welfare and Immigration Country: The Case of Portugal”, by Catarina Reis Oliveira and João Peixoto.

The "António Dornelas Award" is given by the Ministry of Labour, Solidarity and Social Security and is intended to reward scientific work by students, researchers and university lecturers in the areas of work, employment, training and labour relations, as well as the areas of social security and solidarity and the inclusion of people with disabilities.


“Covid-19, Vírus das Desigualdades Sociais”
Held online on 8, 9 and 10 November 2022, this Colloquium was a space for debate and discussion of narratives about the “side effects” of Covid-19, as elements of understanding and analysis of the pandemic, from the perspective of inequalities. The event focused on the following themes: The global pandemic; The pandemic in Latin America; The pandemic in Africa. Partners: Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF), Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (UFSC), Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Universidade Federal de Santa Maria (UFSM), ISCTE-IUL, EsACT-IPB e ESCE-IPS.

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