Hi, and welcome to my website!
I work at the Centre for Research in Higher Education Policies (CIPES), University of Porto, as a Post-Doctoral Fellow. I am also an Invited Assistant Professor at the School of Economics (FEP) of the University of Porto. I am also a research affiliate with IZA Institute of Labour Economics.
I hold a PhD in Economics from the University of Nottingham. During my PhD, I was a visiting student at the IAE-CSIC in Barcelona. I am interested in Labour Economics, Economics of Education, Public Economics, and Microeconometrics.
You can find my CV here .
New working paper available at IZA
I will be presenting my work regarding "Grade Inflation in High schools" at
SPARC seminar, Institute of Social Sciences (ICS), University of Lisbon, 9th Feb 2023
Conferências Ensino Superior - Caminho para o Desenvolvimento, FEP, University of Porto, 18th March 2023
LEER Conference, Leuven, 30th March 2023
We are advertising a post-doc position in the Econ Job Market for the project “Wage inequality: the role of education, institutions, and firms policies”, link here. Deadline: 31th March
I was awarded the María Jesus San Segundo Award in the AEDE 2022 with the best paper award for young researchers.
New grant from FCT for the period 2023-2025.
Rua 1.º Dezembro 399
Email: pedro.luis.silva[at]cipes.up.pt or plsilva[at]fep.up.pt