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Francisco Lima

Not to be confused with: Francisco Soares Lima

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First Name:Francisco
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Last Name:Lima
RePEc Short-ID:pli126
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Instituto Superior Técnico Centre for Management Studies-IST (CEG-IST) Department of Engineering and Management (DEG) Av. Rovisco Pais 1049-001 Lisboa Portugal
Terminal Degree:2001 School of Business and Economics; Universidade Nova de Lisboa (from RePEc Genealogy)


(50%) Centro de Estudos de Gestão
Instituto Superior Técnico
Universidade de Lisboa

Lisboa, Portugal
RePEc:edi:sautlpt (more details at EDIRC)

(50%) Instituto Nacional de Estatística (INE)
Government of Portugal

Lisboa, Portugal
RePEc:edi:inegvpt (more details at EDIRC)

Research output

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Working papers

  1. Rebelo, Sérgio & Eichenbaum, Martin & Godinho de Matos, Miguel & Lima, Francisco & Trabandt, Mathias, 2022. "Expectations, Infections, and Economic Activity," CEPR Discussion Papers 15373, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
  2. Hugo Castro-Silva & Francisco Lima, 2021. "The struggle of small firms to retain high-skill workers: Job duration and importance of knowledge intensity," Working Papers 2021.08, International Network for Economic Research - INFER.
  3. Tiago Fonseca & Francisco Lima & Sonia C. Pereira, 2017. "Understanding productivity dynamics:a task taxonomy approach," GEE Papers 0080, Gabinete de Estratégia e Estudos, Ministério da Economia, revised Sep 2017.
  4. Pedro de Faria & Francisco Lima, 2011. "Interdependence and spillovers: is firm performance affected by others' innovation activities?," Post-Print hal-00730231, HAL.
  5. Lee G. Branstetter & Francisco Lima & Lowell J. Taylor & Ana Venâncio, 2010. "Do Entry Regulations Deter Entrepreneurship and Job Creation? Evidence from Recent Reforms in Portugal," NBER Working Papers 16473, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Francisco Lima, 2003. "The Careers of Top Managers and Firm Openness: Internal Versus External Labour Markets," Working Papers w200315, Banco de Portugal, Economics and Research Department.
  7. Lima, Francisco & Pereira, Pedro T., 2001. "Careers and Wage Growth within Large Firms," IZA Discussion Papers 336, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA).
  8. Francisco Lima, 2000. "Internal labour markets: a case study," Nova SBE Working Paper Series wp378, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Nova School of Business and Economics.


  1. Hugo Castro-Silva & Francisco Lima, 2023. "The struggle of small firms to retain high-skill workers: job duration and the importance of knowledge intensity," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 60(2), pages 537-572, February.
  2. António Sérgio Ribeiro & Francisco Lima & Sascha Kraus & Ferran Calabuig, 2022. "Tournaments within football teams: players’ performance and wages," Economic Research-Ekonomska Istraživanja, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 35(1), pages 4884-4901, December.
  3. António Sérgio Ribeiro & Rui Baptista & Francisco Lima, 2022. "Wage inequality, entrepreneurship and creative people in regional labour markets," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 56(7), pages 1190-1209, July.
  4. António S. Ribeiro & Francisco Lima, 2019. "Football players’ career and wage profiles," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 51(1), pages 76-87, January.
  5. Fonseca, Tiago & de Faria, Pedro & Lima, Francisco, 2019. "Human capital and innovation: the importance of the optimal organizational task structure," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 48(3), pages 616-627.
  6. Fonseca, Tiago & Lima, Francisco & Pereira, Sonia C., 2018. "Job polarization, technological change and routinization: Evidence for Portugal," Labour Economics, Elsevier, vol. 51(C), pages 317-339.
  7. Fonseca, Tiago & Lima, Francisco & Pereira, Sonia C., 2018. "Understanding productivity dynamics: A task taxonomy approach," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 47(1), pages 289-304.
  8. Castro Silva, Hugo & Lima, Francisco, 2017. "Technology, employment and skills: A look into job duration," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 46(8), pages 1519-1530.
  9. Márcia Baptista & Carlos Roque Martinho & Francisco Lima & Pedro A. Santos & Helmut Prendinger, 2014. "Improving Learning in Business Simulations with an Agent-Based Approach," Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, vol. 17(3), pages 1-7.
  10. Lee Branstetter & Francisco Lima & Lowell J. Taylor & Ana Venâncio, 2014. "Do Entry Regulations Deter Entrepreneurship and Job Creation? Evidence from Recent Reforms in Portugal," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, vol. 124(577), pages 805-832, June.
  11. Rui Baptista & Francisco Lima & Miguel Preto, 2013. "Entrepreneurial skills and workers’ wages in small firms," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 40(2), pages 309-323, February.
  12. António S. Ribeiro & Francisco Lima, 2012. "Portuguese football league efficiency and players' wages," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 19(6), pages 599-602, April.
  13. Pedro de Faria & Francisco Lima, 2012. "Interdependence and spillovers: is firm performance affected by others’ innovation activities?," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 44(36), pages 4765-4775, December.
  14. Baptista, Rui & Lima, Francisco & Preto, Miguel Torres, 2012. "How former business owners fare in the labor market? Job assignment and earnings," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 56(2), pages 263-276.
  15. Baptista, Rui & Lima, Francisco & Mendonça, Joana, 2011. "Establishment of higher education institutions and new firm entry," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 40(5), pages 751-760, June.
  16. A. Amaral & Rui Baptista & Francisco Lima, 2011. "Serial entrepreneurship: impact of human capital on time to re-entry," Small Business Economics, Springer, vol. 37(1), pages 1-21, July.
  17. de Faria, Pedro & Lima, Francisco & Santos, Rui, 2010. "Cooperation in innovation activities: The importance of partners," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 39(8), pages 1082-1092, October.
  18. Pedro Martins & Francisco Lima, 2006. "External recruitments and firm performance," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 13(14), pages 911-915.
  19. Francisco Lima & Pedro Telhado Pereira, 2003. "Careers and wages within large firms: evidence from a matched employer‐employee data set," International Journal of Manpower, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, vol. 24(7), pages 812-835, November.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 5 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (2) 2017-10-22 2021-10-11
  2. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (2) 2001-08-15 2021-10-11
  3. NEP-RMG: Risk Management (2) 2020-11-09 2021-05-24
  4. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (2) 2017-10-22 2021-10-11
  5. NEP-TID: Technology and Industrial Dynamics (2) 2017-10-22 2021-10-11
  6. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (1) 2021-10-11
  7. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2021-10-11
  8. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory and Applications (1) 2017-10-22
  9. NEP-DEM: Demographic Economics (1) 2020-11-09
  10. NEP-EFF: Efficiency and Productivity (1) 2017-10-22
  11. NEP-ENT: Entrepreneurship (1) 2017-10-22
  12. NEP-HRM: Human Capital and Human Resource Management (1) 2021-10-11
  13. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2017-10-22
  14. NEP-KNM: Knowledge Management and Knowledge Economy (1) 2021-10-11
  15. NEP-MAC: Macroeconomics (1) 2021-05-24
  16. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2001-08-15
  17. NEP-ORE: Operations Research (1) 2021-05-24
  18. NEP-URE: Urban and Real Estate Economics (1) 2021-10-11


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