Adriano Pimpćo, PhD.







Faculty of Economics

University of Algarve

Campus Gambelas

8005-139 Faro




Adriano Pimpćo holds a degree in Finance from the Technical University of Lisbon (ISCEF, 1972), has a Diploma of Advanced Studies in Public Economics from the University of Paris X-Nanterre (1980) and a PhD in Economics from the Simon Fraser University (1995). He is a full Professor at the Faculty of Economics, University of Algarve, where he teaches in the areas of Economics and Management.

Research Interests

His main research interests include Public Economy and Regional Development. He has been doing research in the field of Economic Modeling, with special emphasis on the Input-Output Context and Cost-Benefit Analysis. Other areas of interest are Economics, Health Assessment Project Management, Public Policy and Regional Governance. Recently, he has been coordinating research projects in the area of air transportation ("Low Cost" airlines and Tourism).