Pedro P. Barros

Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Dr.

Campus de Campolide

Lisboa, 1099-032

Portugal

http://ppbarros.fe.unl.pt

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1.

The Simple Economics of Risk-Sharing Agreements between the NHS and the Pharmaceutical Industry

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Dec 2007
Pedro P. Barros
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 244 (96,254)

Abstract:

risk sharing agreements, pharmaceutical prices

2.

Can Adolescents' Obesity Be a Consequence of Peers Lifestyles?

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2014
Maria Isabel Climaco, Pedro P. Barros and Óscar Lourenço
ISCAC, Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Universidade de Coimbra - Faculty of Economics
Downloads 192 (123,047)

Abstract:

Obesity, Peer pressure, Life styles

3.

Tobacco Control and the Role of Litigation: A Survey of Issues in Law, Policy, and Economics

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2012
Basil C. Bitas and Pedro P. Barros
Singapore Management University - School of Law and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 177 (132,809)

Abstract:

Tobacco litigation, tobacco regulation

4.

Health Care Costs of Domestic Violence Against Women - Evidence from Portugal

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Jul 2008
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Universidade Nova de Lisboa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Abstract:

domestic violence, health care costs

An Economic Theory of Church Strictness

UPF Economics & Business Working Paper No. 563
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Sep 2002
Nuno M. Garoupa and Pedro P. Barros
Texas A&M University School of Law and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 124 (188,823)

Abstract:

Location theory, economics of religion

An Economic Theory of Church Strictness

Economic Journal, Vol. 112, pp. 559-576, 2002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Dec 2002
Pedro P. Barros and Nuno M. Garoupa
Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Texas A&M University School of Law
Downloads 28 (412,545)

Abstract:

An Economic Theory of Church Strictness

Economic Journal, Vol. 112, pp. 558-575, 2002
Posted: 29 Oct 2002
Nuno M. Garoupa and Pedro P. Barros
Texas A&M University School of Law and Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Abstract:

Location theory, economics of religion

Remedy for Now but Prohibit for Tomorrow: The Deterrence Effects of Merger Policy Tools

WZB, Markets and Political Economy Working Paper No. SPII 2007-02
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 12 Feb 2008
Jo Seldeslachts, Joseph A. Clougherty and Pedro P. Barros
University of Amsterdam, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 141 (170,394)
Citation 4

Abstract:

merger policy tools, deterrence effects, cross-section/time-series data

Remedy for Now But Prohibit for Tomorrow: The Deterrence Effects of Merger Policy Tools

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6437
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 May 2008
Pedro P. Barros, Joseph A. Clougherty and Jo Seldeslachts
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 1 (568,255)
Citation 4

Abstract:

antitrust, deterrence, merger policy, remedies

7.

What Determines the Individual Decision to Take Preventive Actions?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Mar 2008
João Costa and Pedro P. Barros
New University of Lisbon - Faculdade de Economia and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 115 (194,209)

Abstract:

prevention, health care, ex-ante moral hazard

8.

The Impact of Pharmaceutical Policy Measures: A Structural-Break Approach

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 22 Mar 2009
Pedro P. Barros and Luis C. Nunes
Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Universidade Nova de Lisboa - Faculdade de Economia
Downloads 114 (184,693)

Abstract:

Pharmaceutical expenditures, structural breaks

9.

Contractual Design and PPPs for Hospitals: Lessons for the Portuguese Model

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 May 2008
Pedro P. Barros and Xavier Martínez-Giralt
Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Downloads 103 (203,101)

Abstract:

Public-private partnerships, contract design

10.

Counterfactual Analysis of Bank Mergers

Empirical Economics, Vol. 46, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2014
Pedro P. Barros, Diana Bonfim, Moshe Kim and Nuno C. Martins
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Banco de Portugal, University of Haifa - Department of Economics and Bank of Portugal
Downloads 94 (215,686)

Abstract:

banks, mergers, competition

11.

Who Should Appoint Regulators: Governments or Parliaments?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 24 May 2008
Pedro P. Barros
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 88 (239,501)

Abstract:

regulation, economic design, political economy

12.

The Voting Paradox and Social Networks: An Empirical Analysis

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Mar 2009
Nova School of Business and Economics, Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Faculdade de Economia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 82 (244,779)

Abstract:

abstention, social networks

13.

Double Coverage and Demand for Health Care: Evidence from Quantile Regression

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 May 2009 Last Revised: 02 May 2009
Sara Moreira and Pedro P. Barros
Bank of Portugal - Economic Research Department and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 79 (246,576)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Demand for health services, Moral hazard, Count data, Quantile regression

14.

The Net Costs of Medical Training

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Apr 2008
Pedro P. Barros, Sara R. Machado and Ana Maria Simões
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 79 (252,172)

Abstract:

costs of medical training, hospitals, primary care centres

15.

Economies of Scale and Scope in the Provision of Diagnostic Techniques and Therapeutic Services in Portuguese Hospitals

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2009
Ricardo Gonçalves and Pedro P. Barros
Universidade Católica Portuguesa - Faculdade de Economia e Gestão and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 78 (242,985)

Abstract:

translog cost function, economies of scale, economies of scope, clinical services, hospitals

16.

Obesity-Related Wage Differentials - Evidence from Portugal

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 14 Mar 2008
Ana Miranda and Pedro P. Barros
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 72 (259,879)

Abstract:

obesity, wages

17.

Does a Tougher Competition Policy Reduce or Promote Investment?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 30 Jan 2010
Afonso Almeida Costa and Pedro P. Barros
INSEAD and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 60 (292,827)

Abstract:

Competition Policy, Investment, Welfare

18.

Health Care and Health Outcomes of Migrants: Evidence from Portugal

United Nations Human Development Report Research Paper No. 2009/28
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Apr 2010
Pedro P. Barros and Isabel Medalho Pereira
Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Evora University
Downloads 49 (285,772)

Abstract:

Migration, Health Status, Health Care, Healthy Immigrant Effect, Portugal

19.

Home-Bias Effects and the Leadership Role of the EC in Regulation

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Jun 2008
Pedro P. Barros
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 31 (366,177)

Abstract:

regulation, institutional design, telecommunications

20.

Sectoral Regulators and the Competition Authority: Which Relationship is Best?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 4541
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 Sep 2004
Pedro P. Barros and Steffen Hoernig
Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Nova School of Business and Economics
Downloads 22 (430,924)

Abstract:

Competition authority, sectoral regulators, institutional relationship, strategic substitutes and complements, lobbying

21.

Universal Service and Entry: The Role of Uniform Pricing and Coverage Constraints

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 2789
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 May 2001
Tommaso M. Valletti, Steffen Hoernig and Pedro P. Barros
Imperial College Business School, Nova School of Business and Economics and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 21 (436,052)
Citation 25

Abstract:

Competition, coverage constraint, uniform pricing constraint, universal service

22.

Moral Hazard and the Demand for Health Services: A Matching Estimator Approach

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 5488
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 May 2006
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid - Department of Economics and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 18 (451,673)

Abstract:

Demand for health services, matching estimator, moral hazard, Portuguese health system

23.

Technological Adoption in Health Care

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7558
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Pedro P. Barros and Xavier Martínez-Giralt
Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Downloads 4 (520,203)

Abstract:

health care, payment systems, technology adoption

24.

Keeping Both Eyes Wide Open: The Life of a Competition Authority Among Sectoral Regulators

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6861
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Jun 2008
Pedro P. Barros, Steffen Hoernig and Tore Nilssen
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Nova School of Business and Economics and University of Oslo - Department of Economics
Downloads 3 (524,847)

Abstract:

Competition authority, Regulatory bias, Sectoral regulators

25.

How to Measure the Deterrence Effects of Merger Policy: Frequency or Composition?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7454
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Oct 2009
Pedro P. Barros, Joseph A. Clougherty and Jo Seldeslachts
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and University of Amsterdam
Downloads 2 (531,242)

Abstract:

antitrust, deterrence, merger policy

26.

Chronic Renal Disease and Wage Discrimination: An Application of Oaxaca-Blinder Decomposition

Posted: 21 Apr 2011
Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos - Faculty of Economics, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Universidade Nova de Lisboa and Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul - UFRGS

Abstract:

Oaxaca-Blinder Decomposition, Chronic Renal Disease, Kidney, discrimination, health economics

27.

The Regulation in Private Health Care Market in Brazil: The Effects in Moral Hazard and Adverse Selection

Posted: 02 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2009
Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos - Faculty of Economics, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) and Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Abstract:

health insurance, theory of regulation, moral hazard, adverse selection, count quantile regression,

28.

Efficiency Effects from a Move Towards Activity-Based Payments to Hospitals

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Pedro P. Barros
Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Abstract:

hospitals, matching estimators, DRG

29.

Generic Versus Brand-Name Drugs: Does it Really Matter?

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Pedro P. Barros and Sara R. Machado
Universidade Nova de Lisboa and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

Abstract:

generic entry, vertical differentiation, reference pricing system

30.

General Internists at the Hospital: Cost Saving or Big Spenders?

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 19 Jun 2007
affiliation not provided to SSRN, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Universidade Nova de Lisboa and New University of Lisbon

Abstract:

internists, efficiency

31.

Competing for Foreign Direct Investment

Review of International Economics, Vol. 8, Issue 2, May 2000
Posted: 11 Oct 2000
Pedro P. Barros and Luis M. B. Cabral
Universidade Nova de Lisboa and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics

Abstract:

32.

Industrial Policy and Firm Heterogeneity

CEPR Discussion Paper Series No. 1986
Posted: 04 Feb 1999
Pedro P. Barros
Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Abstract:

33.

Approval Rules for Sequential Horizontal Mergers

CEPR Discussion Paper Series No. 1764
Posted: 13 Jul 1998
Pedro P. Barros
Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Abstract:

34.

Competition Policy in Portugal

CEPR Discussion Paper Series 1441
Posted: 08 Jan 1997
Pedro P. Barros and José Mata
Universidade Nova de Lisboa and New University of Lisbon - Nova School of Business and Economics

Abstract: