Pedro Luis Silva

Pedro Luis Silva
University of Nottingham | Notts · School of Economics

PhD in Economics

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November 2020 - present
University of Nottingham
Position
  • Teaching Associate
September 2019 - October 2020
University of Nottingham
Position
  • Fellow
January 2019 - present
Centre For Research In Higher Education Policies
Position
  • Research Associate
Education
October 2016 - January 2021
University of Nottingham
Field of study
  • Economics
September 2013 - January 2015
September 2010 - June 2013

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Publications (3)
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This paper studies whether universities should select their students only using specialised subject-specific tests, or on the basis of a broader set of skills and knowledge. The empirical analysis is guided by a theoretical framework. The theoretical model shows that even if broader skills are not improving graduates’ outcomes in the labour market,...
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In many countries, students are selected into higher education institutions based on their achievement at high school, measured by scores given by their teachers and obtained on final national exams. This paper compares these two measures in terms of their ability to predict students' success in higher education. Accounting for sample selection pro...
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Este livro apresenta uma visão ampla dos elementos de Análise Matemática em ℝn. Com um enfoque pragmático, pretende-se com recurso a exercícios resolvidos e propostos contribuir para a aprendizagem do tema de uma forma integrada, completa e estimulante. Este livro é portanto um complemento essencial ao estudo de funções de várias variáveis reais...

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