Latest issue of the Portuguese Economic Journal
Volume 18, Issue 2, June 2019.

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"Do mutual funds have consistency in their performance?" by Zia-ur-Rehman Rao, Muhammad Zubair Tauni, Tanveer Ahsan, Muhammad Umar.
"The effect of corporate board attributes on bank stability" by Renata Karkowska, Jan Acedański.
"International trade in services: firm-level evidence for Portugal" by João Amador, Sónia Cabral, Birgitte Ringstad.
"Which projects are selected for an innovation subsidy? The Portuguese case" by Anabela Santos, Michele Cincera, Paulo Neto, Maria Manuel Serrano.
"Stock exchange mergers: a dynamic correlation analysis on Euronext" by Christian Espinosa-Méndez, Juan Gorigoitía, João Vieito.
"Who should you vote for? Empirical evidence from Portuguese local governments" by Ricardo D. Gabriel.
"Analysis of consumer preferences for information and expert opinion using a discrete choice experiment" by Tiago Ribeiro, Armando Corsi, Larry Lockshin, Jordan Louviere, Simone Mueller Loose.
"A comparative study of several bootstrap-based tests for the volatility in continuous-time diffusion models" by Tianshun Yan, Liping Zhang.
"FDI, income inequality and poverty: a time series analysis of Portugal, 1973-2016" by Aurora A. C. Teixeira, Ana Sofia Loureiro.
"Portfolio selection in euro area with CAPM and Lower Partial Moments models" by José Soares da Fonseca.

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Consultaccount Award 2019
The Consultaccount Award for the best paper presented by a PhD student at the 13th Annual Meeting of the Portuguese Economic Journal was conferred to Ana Oliveira (U. Porto, Portugal) for The Labor Share Meets Industrial Organization: Behavior Under Endogenous Growth and Market Structure. The award consisted of a certificate and a pecuniary prize in the amount of EUR 750.

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