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Patricia C. Melo

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First Name:Patricia
Middle Name:C.
Last Name:Melo
RePEc Short-ID:pme608


(80%) Unidade de Estudos sobre Complexidade e Economia (UECE)
Research in Economics and Mathematics (REM)
Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG)
Universidade de Lisboa

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

(20%) Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (ISEG)
Universidade de Lisboa

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

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Working papers

  1. José Pedro Pontes & Patrícia Melo, 2018. "Does Country Size Affect the Relationship between Population Density and Labour Productivity? Theory and Evidence for Europe," Working Papers REM 2018/23, ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics and Management, REM, Universidade de Lisboa.
  2. Patricia C. Melo & Daniel J. Graham, 2017. "Transport-Induced Agglomeration Effects: Evidence for US Metropolitan Areas," Working Papers REM 2017/06, ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics and Management, REM, Universidade de Lisboa.
  3. Melo, P. C. & Abdul-Salam, Yakubu & Roberts, D. & Colen, L. & Mary, S. & Gomez Y Paloma, S., 2016. "Income growth and malnutrition in Africa: Is there a need for region-specific policies?," 90th Annual Conference, April 4-6, 2016, Warwick University, Coventry, UK 236372, Agricultural Economics Society.
  4. Patricia C Melo & Yakubu Abdul-Salam & Deborah Roberts & Alana Gilbert & Robin Matthews & Liesbeth Colen & Sergio Gomez Y Paloma, 2015. "Income Elasticities of Food Demand in Africa: A Meta-Analysis," JRC Research Reports JRC98812, Joint Research Centre (Seville site).
  5. Daniel Graham & Patricia Melo & David Levinson, 2012. "Agglomeration, Accessibility, and Productivity: Evidence for Urbanized Areas in the US," Working Papers 000104, University of Minnesota: Nexus Research Group.
  6. Daniel J. Graham & Patricia C. Melo, 2009. "Agglomeration Economies and Labour Productivity: Evidence from Longitudinal Worker Data for GBs Travel-to-Work Areas," SERC Discussion Papers 0031, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.


  1. Melo, Patricia C. & Ge, Jiaqi & Craig, Tony & Brewer, Mark J. & Thronicker, Ines, 2018. "Does Work-life Balance Affect Pro-environmental Behaviour? Evidence for the UK Using Longitudinal Microdata," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 145(C), pages 170-181.
  2. Patricia C Melo & Daniel J Graham & David Levinson & Sarah Aarabi, 2017. "Agglomeration, accessibility and productivity: Evidence for large metropolitan areas in the US," Urban Studies, Urban Studies Journal Limited, vol. 54(1), pages 179-195, January.
  3. Melo, Patrícia C. & de Abreu e Silva, João, 2017. "Home telework and household commuting patterns in Great Britain," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 103(C), pages 1-24.
  4. Patricia C. Melo, 2017. "People, places and earnings differentials in Scotland," Regional Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 51(3), pages 389-403, March.
  5. Andrew Copus & Patricia C Melo & Stefan Kaup & Gergely Tagai & Panagiotis Artelaris, 2015. "Regional poverty mapping in Europe – Challenges, advances, benefits and limitations," Local Economy, London South Bank University, vol. 30(7), pages 742-764, November.
  6. Patricia C. Melo & Daniel J. Graham, 2014. "Testing for labour pooling as a source of agglomeration economies: Evidence for labour markets in England and Wales," Papers in Regional Science, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 93(1), pages 31-52, March.
  7. Melo, Patricia C. & Ramli, Ahmad Razi, 2014. "Estimating fuel demand elasticities to evaluate CO2 emissions: Panel data evidence for the Lisbon Metropolitan Area," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 67(C), pages 30-46.
  8. Mohammad, Sara I. & Graham, Daniel J. & Melo, Patricia C. & Anderson, Richard J., 2013. "A meta-analysis of the impact of rail projects on land and property values," Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Elsevier, vol. 50(C), pages 158-170.
  9. Melo, Patricia C. & Graham, Daniel J. & Brage-Ardao, Ruben, 2013. "The productivity of transport infrastructure investment: A meta-analysis of empirical evidence," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 43(5), pages 695-706.
  10. Patricia C. Melo & Daniel J. Graham & Robert B. Noland, 2012. "The effect of labour market spatial structure on commuting in England and Wales ‡," Journal of Economic Geography, Oxford University Press, vol. 12(3), pages 717-737, May.
  11. Melo, Patricia C. & Graham, Daniel J. & Noland, Robert B., 2009. "A meta-analysis of estimates of urban agglomeration economies," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 39(3), pages 332-342, May.

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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-GEO: Economic Geography (3) 2012-08-23 2017-11-19 2018-01-22
  2. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (3) 2012-08-23 2017-11-19 2018-01-22
  3. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (2) 2016-03-10 2016-06-18
  4. NEP-EFF: Efficiency & Productivity (2) 2012-08-23 2018-01-22
  5. NEP-GRO: Economic Growth (2) 2016-06-18 2018-01-22
  6. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2016-06-18
  7. NEP-LMA: Labor Markets - Supply, Demand, & Wages (1) 2012-08-23
  8. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2017-11-19


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