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Vitor Castro

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Terminal Degree:2003 Escola de Economia e Gestão; Universidade do Minho (from RePEc Genealogy)

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School of Business and Economics
Loughborough University

Loughborough, United Kingdom
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Working papers

  1. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & Gilles Dufrénot & Fredj Jawadi & Ricardo Sousa, 2020. "Unconventional monetary policy reaction functions: evidence from the US," Post-Print hal-03101417, HAL.
  2. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & Ricardo Sousa, 2019. "The Benevolence of Time, Sound Macroeconomic Environment and Governance Quality on the Duration of Sovereign Ratings Phases," Working Papers 34, European Stability Mechanism.
  3. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2018. "Political and institutional determinants of credit booms," CeBER Working Papers 2018-09, Centre for Business and Economics Research (CeBER), University of Coimbra.
  4. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2018. "Economic and political drivers of the duration of credit booms," NIPE Working Papers 15/2018, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  5. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2018. "Why are credit booms sometimes sweet and sometimes sour?," CeBER Working Papers 2018-14, Centre for Business and Economics Research (CeBER), University of Coimbra.
  6. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2016. "The Electoral Dynamics of Human Development," NIPE Working Papers 6/2016, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  7. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2016. "Politically driven cycles in fiscal policy: In depth analysis of the functional components of government expenditures," NIPE Working Papers 2/2016, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  8. Vitor Castro, 2016. "Functional components of public expenditure, fiscal consolidations and the economic activity," NIPE Working Papers 12/2016, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  9. Vitor Castro, 2016. "On the behaviour of the functional components ofgovernment expenditures during fiscal consolidations," NIPE Working Papers 11/2016, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  10. Toke S Aidt & Vitor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2016. "Shades of red and blue: Political ideology and sustainable development," Cambridge Working Papers in Economics 1635, Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge.
  11. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2015. "Budget, expenditures composition and political manipulation: Evidence from Portugal," NIPE Working Papers 4/2015, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  12. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2014. "Are There Political Cycles Hidden Inside Government Expenditures?," GEMF Working Papers 2014-23, GEMF, Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra.
  13. Vítor Castro & Megumi Kubota, 2013. "Duration dependence and change-points in the likelihood of credit booms ending," NIPE Working Papers 09/2013, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  14. Vítor Castro, 2012. "Macroeconomic determinants of the credit risk in the banking system: The case of the GIPSI," NIPE Working Papers 11/2012, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  15. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2012. "Is there duration dependence in Portuguese local governments’ tenure?," NIPE Working Papers 9/2012, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  16. Luca Agnello & Vítor Castro & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2012. "Are there change-points in the likelihood of a fiscal consolidation ending?," NIPE Working Papers 18/2012, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  17. Luca Agnello & Vítor Castro & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2012. "What determines the duration of a fiscal consolidation program?," NIPE Working Papers 17/2012, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  18. Luca Agnello & Vítor Castro & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2011. "How Does Fiscal Policy React to Wealth Composition and Asset Prices?," NIPE Working Papers 24/2011, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  19. Vítor Castro, 2011. "The Portuguese Business Cycle: Chronology and Duration Dependence," NIPE Working Papers 11/2011, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  20. Vítor Castro, 2011. "The Portuguese Stock Market Cycle: Chronology and Duration Dependence," NIPE Working Papers 13/2011, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  21. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2011. "Mayors’ Reelection Choice and the Economy: Evidence from Portugal," NIPE Working Papers 06/2011, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  22. Vitor Castro & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2010. "How Do Central Banks React to Wealth Composition and Asset Prices?," GEMF Working Papers 2010-19, GEMF, Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra.
  23. Vítor Castro, 2010. "The duration of business cycle expansions and contractions: Are there change-points in duration dependence?," NIPE Working Papers 24/2010, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  24. Vítor Castro, 2008. "The duration of economic expansions and recessions: More than duration dependence," NIPE Working Papers 18/2008, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  25. Castro, Vítor, 2008. "Are Central Banks following a linear or nonlinear (augmented) Taylor rule?," The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS) 872, University of Warwick, Department of Economics.
  26. Vítor Castro, 2007. "The Causes of Excessive Deficits in the European Union," NIPE Working Papers 13/2007, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  27. Castro, Vítor, 2007. "The Impact Of The European Union Fiscal Rules On Economic Growth," The Warwick Economics Research Paper Series (TWERPS) 794, University of Warwick, Department of Economics.
  28. Vítor Castro, 2003. "The Impact of Conflicts of Interest on Inflation Stabilization," NIPE Working Papers 8/2003, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.
  29. Vítor Castro, 2003. "Causas do Atraso na Estabilização da Inflação: Abordagem Teórica e Empírica," GEMF Working Papers 2003-05, GEMF, Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra.
  30. Vítor Castro & Francisco José Veiga, 2002. "Political Business Cycles and Inflation Stabilization," NIPE Working Papers 9/2002, NIPE - Universidade do Minho.

Articles

  1. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vítor & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2022. "On the international co-movement of natural interest rates," Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Elsevier, vol. 80(C).
  2. Thanh C. Nguyen & Vítor Castro & Justine Wood, 2022. "Political environment and financial crises," International Journal of Finance & Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 27(1), pages 417-438, January.
  3. Nguyen, Thanh Cong & Castro, Vítor & Wood, Justine, 2022. "A new comprehensive database of financial crises: Identification, frequency, and duration," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 108(C).
  4. Thanh Cong Nguyen & Vítor Castro & Justine Wood, 2022. "Political economy of financial crisis duration," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 192(3), pages 309-330, September.
  5. Oliveira, João S. & Ifie, Kemefasu & Sykora, Martin & Tsougkou, Eleni & Castro, Vitor & Elayan, Suzanne, 2022. "The effect of emotional positivity of brand-generated social media messages on consumer attention and information sharing," Journal of Business Research, Elsevier, vol. 140(C), pages 49-61.
  6. Castro, Vítor & Martins, Rodrigo, 2021. "Government ideology and economic freedom," Journal of Comparative Economics, Elsevier, vol. 49(1), pages 73-91.
  7. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2021. "Why are credit booms sometimes sweet and sometimes sour?," International Journal of Finance & Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(2), pages 3054-3074, April.
  8. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2021. "What drives the duration of credit booms?," International Journal of Finance & Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(1), pages 1531-1549, January.
  9. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vítor & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2021. "On the duration of sovereign ratings cycle phases," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 182(C), pages 512-526.
  10. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2021. "Economic liberalization, political regimes and ideology," Kyklos, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 74(4), pages 463-487, November.
  11. Agnello Luca & Castro Vitor & Dufrénot Gilles & Jawadi Fredj & Sousa Ricardo M., 2020. "Unconventional monetary policy reaction functions: evidence from the US," Studies in Nonlinear Dynamics & Econometrics, De Gruyter, vol. 24(4), pages 1-18, September.
  12. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2020. "The collapse of credit booms: a competing risks analysis," Journal of Economic Studies, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 47(6), pages 1437-1465, June.
  13. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & Fredj Jawadi & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2020. "How does monetary policy respond to the dynamics of the shadow banking sector?," International Journal of Finance & Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 25(2), pages 228-247, April.
  14. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2020. "Riding the Wave of Credit: Are Longer Expansions Really a Bad Omen?," Open Economies Review, Springer, vol. 31(4), pages 729-751, September.
  15. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2020. "The Housing Cycle: What Role for Mortgage Market Development and Housing Finance?," The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Springer, vol. 61(4), pages 607-670, November.
  16. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vítor & Hammoudeh, Shawkat & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2020. "Global factors, uncertainty, weather conditions and energy prices: On the drivers of the duration of commodity price cycle phases," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 90(C).
  17. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2019. "Budgets, expenditure composition and political manipulation," International Review of Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 33(2), pages 172-187, March.
  18. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2019. "Political and Institutional Determinants of Credit Booms," Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, Department of Economics, University of Oxford, vol. 81(5), pages 1144-1178, October.
  19. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vítor & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2019. "A competing risks tale on successful and unsuccessful fiscal consolidations," Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, Elsevier, vol. 63(C).
  20. Toke S. Aidt & Vitor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2018. "Shades of red and blue: government ideology and sustainable development," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 175(3), pages 303-323, June.
  21. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & Ricardo M Sousa, 2018. "Systemic financial crises and the housing market cycle," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 25(10), pages 724-729, June.
  22. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vitor & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2018. "Economic Activity, Credit Market Conditions, And The Housing Market," Macroeconomic Dynamics, Cambridge University Press, vol. 22(7), pages 1769-1789, October.
  23. Luca Agnello & Vítor Castro & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2018. "Financial Markets' Shutdown And Reaccess," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 56(1), pages 562-571, January.
  24. Luca Agnello & Vítor Castro & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2018. "The Legacy and the Tyranny of Time: Exit and Re‐Entry of Sovereigns to International Capital Markets," Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 50(8), pages 1969-1994, December.
  25. Castro, Vítor & Martins, Rodrigo, 2018. "Politically driven cycles in fiscal policy: In depth analysis of the functional components of government expenditures," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 55(C), pages 44-64.
  26. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2018. "The Electoral Dynamics of Human Development," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 54(1), pages 191-211, January.
  27. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & João Tovar Jalles & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2018. "The Impact of Fiscal Consolidation on Human Development," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 30(3), pages 399-429, April.
  28. Vitor Castro, 2017. "Pure, White and Deadly… Expensive: A Bitter Sweetness in Health Care Expenditure," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(12), pages 1644-1666, December.
  29. Castro, Vítor, 2017. "The impact of fiscal consolidations on the functional components of government expenditures," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 60(C), pages 138-150.
  30. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & João Tovar Jalles & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2017. "Income inequality, fiscal stimuli and political (in)stability," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 24(3), pages 484-511, June.
  31. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vitor & Hammoudeh, Shawkat & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2017. "Spillovers from the oil sector to the housing market cycle," Energy Economics, Elsevier, vol. 61(C), pages 209-220.
  32. V�tor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2016. "Are there political cycles hidden inside government expenditures?," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 23(1), pages 34-37, January.
  33. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & João Tovar Jalles & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2016. "Financial stress and sovereign debt composition," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 23(9), pages 678-683, June.
  34. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vitor & Jalles, João Tovar & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2015. "What determines the likelihood of structural reforms?," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 37(C), pages 129-145.
  35. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & João Tovar Jalles & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2015. "Fiscal consolidation and financial reforms," Applied Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 47(34-35), pages 3740-3755, July.
  36. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & João Tovar Jalles & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2015. "Do debt crises boost financial reforms?," Applied Economics Letters, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 22(5), pages 356-360, March.
  37. Luca Agnello & Vitor Castro & Ricardo M. Sousa, 2015. "Booms, Busts, and Normal Times in the Housing Market," Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 33(1), pages 25-45, January.
  38. Vitor Castro, 2015. "The Portuguese business cycle: chronology and duration dependence," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 49(1), pages 325-342, August.
  39. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vitor & Tovar Jalles, João & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2014. "Fiscal adjustments, labour market flexibility and unemployment," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 124(2), pages 231-235.
  40. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vitor & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2013. "What determines the duration of a fiscal consolidation program?," Journal of International Money and Finance, Elsevier, vol. 37(C), pages 113-134.
  41. Vitor Castro, 2013. "The duration of business cycle expansions and contractions: are there change-points in duration dependence?," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 44(2), pages 511-544, April.
  42. Castro, Vítor & Martins, Rodrigo, 2013. "Is there duration dependence in Portuguese local governments' tenure?," European Journal of Political Economy, Elsevier, vol. 31(C), pages 26-39.
  43. Castro, Vítor, 2013. "Macroeconomic determinants of the credit risk in the banking system: The case of the GIPSI," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 31(C), pages 672-683.
  44. Vitor Castro, 2013. "The Portuguese stock market cycle: Chronology and duration dependence," OECD Journal: Journal of Business Cycle Measurement and Analysis, OECD Publishing, Centre for International Research on Economic Tendency Surveys, vol. 2013(1), pages 1-23.
  45. Vítor Castro & Rodrigo Martins, 2013. "Running for office again: evidence from Portuguese municipal elections," Public Choice, Springer, vol. 156(3), pages 677-702, September.
  46. Agnello, Luca & Castro, Vítor & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2012. "How does fiscal policy react to wealth composition and asset prices?," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 34(3), pages 874-890.
  47. Castro, Vítor & Sousa, Ricardo M., 2012. "How do central banks react to wealth composition and asset prices?," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 29(3), pages 641-653.
  48. Castro, Vitor, 2011. "The impact of the European Union fiscal rules on economic growth," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 33(2), pages 313-326, June.
  49. Vítor, Castro, 2011. "Can central banks' monetary policy be described by a linear (augmented) Taylor rule or by a nonlinear rule?," Journal of Financial Stability, Elsevier, vol. 7(4), pages 228-246, December.
  50. Castro, Vítor, 2010. "The duration of economic expansions and recessions: More than duration dependence," Journal of Macroeconomics, Elsevier, vol. 32(1), pages 347-365, March.
  51. Soukiazis, Elias & Castro, Vitor, 2005. "How the Maastricht criteria and the Stability and Growth Pact affected real convergence in the European Union: A panel data analysis," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 27(3), pages 385-399, April.
  52. Castro, Vitor & Veiga, Francisco Jose, 2004. "Political business cycles and inflation stabilization," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 83(1), pages 1-6, April.

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  1. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (15) 2003-10-05 2007-07-27 2007-10-06 2011-02-26 2013-02-08 2014-12-24 2014-12-29 2015-06-27 2015-11-15 2016-01-29 2016-05-08 2016-05-21 2016-06-18 2016-06-25 2019-04-15. Author is listed
  2. NEP-EEC: European Economics (14) 2007-04-09 2007-04-14 2007-07-27 2007-10-06 2008-09-13 2010-09-11 2010-11-27 2013-01-07 2013-01-19 2013-03-02 2013-04-06 2013-05-05 2016-01-29 2016-09-18. Author is listed
  3. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (12) 2007-04-14 2007-07-27 2007-10-06 2008-09-13 2008-10-13 2010-09-11 2010-11-27 2011-07-21 2011-10-15 2013-01-07 2013-05-05 2021-04-19. Author is listed
  4. NEP-MON: Monetary Economics (7) 2003-10-05 2008-09-13 2008-10-13 2010-09-11 2010-11-27 2018-11-19 2021-04-19. Author is listed
  5. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (7) 2007-04-09 2007-04-14 2007-07-27 2007-10-06 2013-01-19 2013-04-06 2015-06-27. Author is listed
  6. NEP-CDM: Collective Decision-Making (5) 2014-12-24 2015-06-27 2015-11-15 2016-01-29 2016-05-08. Author is listed
  7. NEP-BAN: Banking (4) 2013-01-07 2013-05-05 2013-06-04 2013-07-20
  8. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (3) 2008-06-27 2008-07-30 2011-05-07
  9. NEP-FDG: Financial Development & Growth (2) 2019-01-21 2019-04-15
  10. NEP-ORE: Operations Research (2) 2008-09-13 2008-10-13
  11. NEP-DCM: Discrete Choice Models (1) 2003-10-05
  12. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2016-05-21
  13. NEP-ETS: Econometric Time Series (1) 2011-10-09
  14. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2013-07-20
  15. NEP-IFN: International Finance (1) 2003-10-05
  16. NEP-NET: Network Economics (1) 2016-06-25
  17. NEP-PKE: Post Keynesian Economics (1) 2016-05-08
  18. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2007-07-27
  19. NEP-SOG: Sociology of Economics (1) 2016-09-18
  20. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2011-02-26

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