Paula Alexandra Correia Veloso da Veiga Benesch

Email paulav@eeg.uminho.pt

Licenciatura – Management, University of Minho, 1990.

Master International trade, Technical University of Lisbon, 1996. Master thesis: Relations between the European Union and the Maghreb.

PhD – Economics, University of South Carolina, 2002. Doctoral thesis: Three essays in maternal and infant health.

Assistant Professor of School of Economics and Management, University of Minho.

Member of International Health Economics Association.

Member of Portuguese Health Economics Association.

Member of Board of Directors of Portuguese Health Economics Association , 2017-2019.

Member of CATS (Health Technology Assessment Committee, INFARMED— Autoridade Nacional do Medicamento e Produtos de Saúde, I.P., 2017 to present.

  • Microeconomics
  • Health Economics

This researcher belongs to E-TEC.

Books and book chapters

  • Veiga, C., & Veiga, P. (2014). Comportamentos preventivos de saúde: determinantes da decisão de fazer exames de rastreios ao cancro . In M. E. Leandro, F. Nogueira, & J. Cunha (Eds.), Saúde e seus Dilemas, Teorias e Práticas familiares de saúde (pp. 251–272). Edições Húmus.
  • Remoaldo, Paula; Faria, J.; Veiga P. (2014). Acesso aos tratamentos de infertilidade no Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave (Portugal), in P. Santana e P. Nossa (Coord.), A Geografia da Saúde no cruzamento de saberes, Grupo de Investigação em Geografia da Saúde, CEGOT – Centro de Estudos em Geografia e Ordenamento do território, Coimbra, 21 a 24 de Abril, pp. 232-235 (available for download).
  • Botelho, Anabela, Pinho, Micaela. & Veiga, Paula (2013). Who should participate in health care priority setting and how should priorities be set? Evidence from a Portuguese survey. Revista Portuguesa de Saúde Pública, 2013;31:214-22 (available for download). 

Articles

  • Remoaldo, Paula; Martins, M. Faria, J.; Veiga P. (2018). Access to Infertility Consultations “What Women Tell Us About it”? Current Women`s Health Reviews. Volume 14 , 2018 (E-pub Ahead of Print) DOI : 10.2174/1573404814666171207154544.
  • Correia, Isabel; Ferreira, Priscila; Pinto, Ligia Valente, Marieta;  Veiga, Paula (2017), Growing older, unhealthy and unequal Working Paper NIMA 67, Braga, Universidade do Minho (available for download).
  • Fernandes, Tânia ; Botelho, Anabela ; Correia, Isabel ; Pinto, Lígia ; Teixeira, Jorge: Veiga, Paula (2016), Choice of emergency health services: an experimental study Working Paper NIMA 65, Braga, Universidade do Minho.

Communications

  • Loureiro, Tatiana, Correia, Isabel; Queirós, Sónia; Veiga, Paula. Cost function for the Portuguese community pharmacies. 15º National Conference of Health Economics, Portuguese Health Economics Association, Coimbra 2017.
  • Sousa, Silvia & Veiga, Paula (2017). Adoption of one day surgery, iHEA Congress in Boston, US.
  • Sousa, Silvia & Veiga, Paula (2017). Incentives and doption of one day surgery, 15º CNES, APES Congress in Coimbra, PT.
  • Sousa, Silvia ; Veiga, Paula (2017). Translog costs function for Portuguese Community Pharmacy, 15º CNES, APES Congress in Coimbra, PT.
  • Botelho, A ; Correia , I. Fernandes, Tânia ; Pinto, Ligia Teixeira, J. ;  Valente, M. Veiga &   P. (2017) “Overestimation of health urgency as a cause for emergency services inappropriate use: an exploratory economics experiment” , 15º CNES, APES Congress in Coimbra, PT.
  • Correia, I., Norwood, P., Watson, V., & Veiga, P. (2015). Is continuity of care as important as policy makers think? Evidence from a mixed methods study of the Portuguese population. Lisbon, Portugal: Conferência Nacional de Economia da Saúde.
  • Sousa, Silvia & Veiga, Paula (2014) How long do you expect to live behaving like that? Subjective Life Expectancy among bad behaved elderlies, iHEA & ECHE Congress in Dublin, Ireland.
  • Sousa, Silvia & Veiga, Paula (2014) How long do you expect to live behaving like that? Subjective Life expectancy among bad behaved elderlies. XXXIV edición de las Jornadas de Economía de la Salud, Pamplona.
  • Sousa, Silvia & Veiga, Paula (2013). What’s driving day surgery diffusion? An application to Portuguese public hospitals. (co-author: Silvia Sousa). XXXIII Edición de las Jornadas de Economía de la Salud, Santander.
  • Sousa, Silvia & Veiga, Paula (2013).What’s driving day surgery diffusion? An application to Portuguese public hospitals. (co-author: Silvia Sousa). 13º Conferência Nacional de Economia da Saúde, Braga.
  • Aguiar, M Watson, V. (2013). Public Stated Preferences for pharmaceutical funding decision. Mestrado em Economia e Política da Saúde. 13º Conferência Nacional de Economia da Saúde, Braga.