Aida Isabel Tavares
Aida Isabel Tavares holds a Ph.D. in Economic Analysis from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain, and a Ph.D. in Management Science Applied to Decision Making from the University of Coimbra, Portugal. She has published several journal papers on applied health economics and two books, one on public economics and one on the obesity epidemic and the environment in Latin America. Dr. Tavares is also a book editor. Her research areas include health economics and policy, health systems, socioeconomic determinants of health, regulation in health markets, and economic evaluation. She taught courses on microeconomics, public economics, and health economics at different universities. Currently, she is an associate professor at the Lisbon School of Economics and Management, University of Lisbon. She is also a researcher at the Centre of Studies and Research in Health, University of Coimbra, Portugal.