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Carla Alexandra da Encarnação Filipe Amado

Professor auxiliar com agregação
Faculdade de Economia
Subsistema
Docentes Universitário
Regime
Exclusividade
Vínculo
CT em Funções Públicas por tempo indeterminado
I am Assistant Professor with Aggregation at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Algarve and full member of the Center for Advanced Studies in Management and Economics (CEFAGE), belonging to the University of Algarve branch of this research center. I have a PhD in Industrial and Business Studies from the University of Warwick and a Master of Arts in Economics and Econometrics from the University of Manchester. My main research interests include performance assessment and improvement of organizations and systems; Development of composite indicators; The use of the non-parametric technique known as Data Envelopment Analysis; The measurement of Quality of Life; Capable ageing. I have published several articles in journals indexed in the Web of Science, such as the European Journal of Operational Research; Omega - The International Journal of Management Science; The Annals of Operations Research and the Journal of Business Research.

Projetos

Projetos
2018/10/01 - 2021/10/01. GRAMPCITY - Moving Smartly Towards Accessible and Inclusive Urban Environments for our Elders. Investigador. Universidade de Coimbra; Universidade do Algarve; Centro de Estudos e Formação Avançada em Gestão e Economia da Universidade do Algarve; Universidade de Aveiro; Universidade de Lisboa Instituto de Geografia e Ordenamento do Território.
2018/10/01 - 2020/10/01. Field study in Portugal and Spain - Project 3, Programme SECURHOME, INTERRREG V-A Spain-Portugal (POCTEP) 2014-2020. Investigador. Universidade Nova de Lisboa Centro Interdisciplinar de Ciências Sociais; Centro de Estudos e Formação Avançada em Gestão e Economia da Universidade do Algarve.

Produções

Kalinichenko, Olena; Amado, Carla A.F.; Santos, Sérgio P.. 2022. "Exploring the potential of Data Envelopment Analysis for enhancing pay-for-performance programme design in primary health care". European Journal of Operational Research, 298 (3): 1084-1100. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2021.07.037
Amado, Carla. 2021. "Neighborhood Attributes and Well-Being Among Older Adults in Urban Areas: A Mixed-Methods Systematic Review". Research on Aging, 016402752199998-016402752199998. https://doi.org/10.1177/0164027521999980
Barreira, Ana Paula; Amado, Carla; Santos, Sérgio; Andraz, Jorge; Guimarães, Maria Helena. 2020. "Assessment and Determinants of the Quality of Life in Portuguese Cities". International Regional Science Review. https://doi.org/10.1177/0160017620979611
Carla Alexandra Filipe Amado; Ana Paula Barreira; Sérgio Pereira Santos; Maria Helena Guimarães. 2019. "Comparing the quality of life of cities that gained and lost population: An assessment with DEA and the Malmquist index". Papers in Regional Science. https://doi.org/10.1111/pirs.12448
Santos, A.J.R.; Santos, S.P.; Amado, C.A.F.; Rebelo, E.L.; Mendes, J.C.. 2019. "Labor inspectorates’ efficiency and effectiveness assessment as a learning path to improve work-related accident prevention". Annals of Operations Research. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10479-019-03287-y
Carla A.F. Amado; Sérgio P. Santos; José M.S. São José. 2018. "Measuring and decomposing the gender pay gap: A new frontier approach". European Journal of Operational Research, 271 (1): 357-373. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2018.05.023
José Manuel Sousa São José; Carla Alexandra Filipe Amado; Stefania Ilinca; Sandra Catherine Buttigieg; Annika Taghizadeh Larsson. 2017. "Ageism in Health Care: A Systematic Review of Operational Definitions and Inductive Conceptualizations". The Gerontologist. https://doi.org/10.1093/geront/gnx020
Carla A.F. Amado; Sérgio P. Santos; Jaime M.M. Serra. 2017. "Does partial privatisation improve performance? Evidence from a chain of hotels in Portugal". Journal of Business Research, 73: 9-19. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2016.12.001
São José, J.M.S.D.; Amado, C.A.F.. 2017. "On studying ageism in long-term care: A systematic review of the literature". International Psychogeriatrics, 29 (3): 373-387. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1041610216001915
São José, J.M.D.; Timonen, V.; Amado, C.A.F.; Santos, S.P.. 2017. "A critique of the Active Ageing Index". Journal of Aging Studies, 40: 49-56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaging.2017.01.001
Carla A.F. Amado; José M.S. São José; Sérgio P. Santos. 2016. "Measuring active ageing: A Data Envelopment Analysis approach". European Journal of Operational Research, 255 (1): 207-223. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2016.04.048
Santos, S.P.; Amado, C.A.F.. 2014. "On the need for reform of the Portuguese judicial system - Does Data Envelopment Analysis assessment support it?". Omega (United Kingdom), 47: 1-16. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.omega.2014.02.007
Amado, C.A.F.; Santos, S.P.; Sequeira, J.F.C.. 2013. "Using Data Envelopment Analysis to support the design of process improvement interventions in electricity distribution". European Journal of Operational Research, 228 (1): 226-235. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2013.01.015
Amado, C.A.F.; Santos, S.P.; Marques, P.M.. 2012. "Integrating the Data Envelopment Analysis and the Balanced Scorecard approaches for enhanced performance assessment". Omega, 40 (3): 390-403. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.omega.2011.06.006
Santos, S.P.; Amado, C.A.E.; Santos, M.F.. 2012. "Assessing the efficiency of mother-to-child HIV prevention in low- and middle-income countries using data envelopment analysis". Health Care Management Science, 15 (3): 206-222. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10729-012-9196-9
Santos, S.P.; Amado, C.A.F.. 2012. Using data envelopment analysis for formative evaluation of radiotherapy services: An exploratory study. Vol. 173. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-88-470-2321-5_11
Santos, S.P.; Amado, C.A.F.; Rosado, J.R.. 2011. "Formative evaluation of electricity distribution utilities using data envelopment analysis". Journal of the Operational Research Society, 62 (7): 1298-1319. https://doi.org/10.1057/jors.2010.66
Amado, C.A.d.E.F.; Santos, S.P.d.. 2009. "Challenges for performance assessment and improvement in primary health care: The case of the Portuguese health centres". Health Policy, 91 (1): 43-56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2008.11.008
Amado, C.A.F.; Dyson, R.G.. 2009. "Exploring the use of DEA for formative evaluation in primary diabetes care: An application to compare English practices". Journal of the Operational Research Society, 60 (11): 1469-1482. https://doi.org/10.1057/jors.2008.160
Filipe Amado, C.A.; Dyson, R.G.. 2008. "On comparing the performance of primary care providers". European Journal of Operational Research, 185 (3): 915-932. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2006.02.052
 

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