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Inclusive growth in Mozambique seminar series

The Inclusive growth in Mozambique programme is launching its seminar series for 2019. The seminar series showcases ongoing research on topics related to the work of the programme and its aim of supporting inclusive growth in Mozambique.

The seminar series features presentations by the researchers of the programme partners and by notable guest speakers. The preliminary programme includes topics such as vulnerability to natural disasters, job creation and informal sector. See below the tentative programme, which will be updated regularly.

The seminars will be held at the main campus of the Eduardo Mondlane University in Maputo in the Faculty of Economics, Postgraduate room, on Wednesday’s from 12:00 to 13:30. The Seminar series will run throughout the year and the forthcoming seminars are public events open to everyone. Welcome!

Preliminary calendar: 

  • 06 March - Ricardo and Sam Jones: "O perfil dos estudantes da Universidade Eduardo Mondlane" (The profile of students of the Eduardo Mondlane University)
  • 13 March - Vincenzo Salvucci: “Vulnerabilidade às Calamidades Naturais: Avaliação do Impacto a Curto Prazo da Cheia de 2015 sobre Consumo e Pobreza em Moçambique” (Vulnerability to Natural Disasters: Assessment of the Short-Term Impact of the  2015 Floods on Consumption and Poverty in Mozambique) | slides (in Portuguese)
  • 3 April - Simões Nhabinde: "Saúde e capital humano no crescimento económico de Moçambique" (Health and human capital in Mozambique's economic growth) | slides (in Portuguese)
  • 17 April - Simões Nhabinde: "Moçambique na Encruzilhada dos Recursos Naturais" (Mozambique at the Crossroads of Natural Resources) | slides (in Portuguese)
  • 25 April - Davis K. Evans: 'Addressing the global learning crisis: can improved teacher practices help?'
  • 2 May - Octávio Medina: 'Education in Mozambique: Results from the 2018 Service Delivery Indicator Survey’ | slides in (Portuguse)
  • 8 May - Sylvestre Manoela: "Análise da Dinâmica da Sustentabilidade das Finanças Públicas em Moçambique (2000-2016)" (Analysis of the Dynamics of Sustainability of Public Finances in Mozambique, 2000-2016) | slides (in Portuguese)
  • 15 May - Josenilde Janguia: “Análise Factorial Exploratória do Sector Informal em Moçambique: Abordagem do Comércio de Rua na Cidade de Maputo” (Exploratory Factorial Analysis of the Informal Sector in Mozambique: Street Trade Approach in Maputo City) 
  • 22 May - Constantino Marrengula: "Analise dos Efeitos da Concentração da Indústria Bancária sobre a Competição no Mercado Monetário Moçambicano (2008-2016)" (Analysis of the Effects of the Concentration of the Banking Sector on Competition in the Mozambican´s Monetary Market, 2008-2016)
  • 29 May- Ana Lisa Moutinho: "Economia e as Armadilhas do Pensamento Económico" (Economic and the Traps of Economic Thought)
  • 05 June - Zeferino Numaio:"Importância dos Tipos de Inovação nas Empresas dos Sectores de Comércio e de Serviços em Moçambique " (The Importance of Innovation Types in Companies in the Trade and Services Sectors in Mozambique)
  • 13 June- Finn Tarp: 'Mozambique: Tool of an Institutional Diagnostic' | slides (in Portuguese)
  • 26 June- Joaquim Manjate: "Economia e Segurança Marítima em Moçambique" (Economy and Maritime Saftey in Mozambique)
  • 3 July - Adriano Madamuge: “Análise comparativa na criação de postos de trabalhos: Empreendedor por oportunidade e Empreendedor por necessidade, contexto Moçambicano, 2012-2017” (Comparative analysis in the creation of jobs: Entrepreneur by opportunity and Entrepreneur by necessity, Mozambican context, 2012-2017) | slides (in Portuguese)
  • 10 July - Ruben Vicente: "Espaço Fiscal para Protecção Social em Moçambique" (Fiscal Space for Social Protection in Mozambique) | slides (in Portuguese)
  • 17 July - Leonardo Chavane: "Desigualdades na Saúde Materna e Infantil em Moçambique: Uma Visão Histórica" (Inequalities in Maternal and Child Health in Mozambique: A Historical Overview) | slides (in Portuguese) 
  • 31 July - Edson Mazive and Félix Mambo: "Papel das Habilidades na Percepção do Desempenho Académico Universitário" (The role of skill in the perception of academic performance) | slides (in Portuguese)
  • 7 August - Pedro Pota: "Crédito e Desempenho Sectorial: Uma análise ao sector agrícola em Moçambique" (Credit and Sectoral Performance: An analysis of agricultural sector in Mozambique)
  • 14 August - Gimelgo Xirinda: "Determinantes do erro na formação de expectativas salariais de estudantes finalista universitários em Moçambique" (Determinants of error in salary expectations by gartuated students in Mozambique) | slides (in Portuguese)
  • 21 August- Fernando Cuche: "O papel das pequenas e médias empresas na promoção do emprego e  Crescimento da Economia Nacional; Período (2012 – 2017)" (The role of small and medium enterprises in promoting employment and National Economy Growth, 2012 - 2017)
  • 24 August- Joaquim Manjate: "Construíndo ganhos mútuos" (Buliding mutual gains)
  • 11 September- Enia Pondo: 'Effects of Monetary and fiscal policies on foreign direct investment in Mozambique'
  • 18 September -  Tjeerd Tim: ‘Management of Fiscal Risk’ | slides
  • 2 October- Isaque Joaquim and Elzira Tundumula: "Abordagem Teórica das Teorias de Polos de Crescimento e de Base de Exportação no Desenvolvimento Económico" (Theoretical Approach of growth poles and export base in Economic Development) 
  • 27 November - Patricia Justino: 'Inequality, redistribution and conflict' | slides
  • 04 December - Paul Jasper: 'Medindo a literacia e numeracia funcional para o mercado de trabalho entre jovens moçambicanos: resultados de um inquérito feito na Beira e Maputo' (Measuring functional literacy and numeracy for the labor market among young Mozambicans: findings from a survey in Beira and Maputo) | slides 
  • 18 December - Rosmina Ali: "Que tipo de emprego está a ser criado em Moçambique? Reflexão sobre agro-indústrias" (What kind of jobs its being created in Mozambique? Reflexion on agro-industries) | slides (in Portuguse)