Hugo de Almeida Vilares

Assistant Professor in Economics at Faculdade Economia of U. PortoFaculty Affiliate at Economics for Policy Knowledge Center of Nova SBEAssociate at Center for Economic Performance of LSEResearcher at CEMF.UP of U. PortoGuest Teacher at Department of Management of LSEMember of the Residential Council of the Urban Land Institute PortugalEditorial Board Member of Confidencial Imobiliário

I am an economist working both from structural and reduced-form perspectives on understanding how labour and housing market institutions influence its outcomes and dynamics, and on quantifying the impact of labour and urban policies considering the mechanisms by which they alter outcomes.

Current topics


Urban Economics; Labour EconomicsMacroeconomics; Applied Microeconometrics


16 Nov 23 - Intervention in Associação Portuguesa de Habitação Municipal: 3º Forúm da Habitação

15 Oct 23 - Joined Economics for Policy Knowledge Center of Nova SBE as Faculty Affiliate.

28 Jul 23 - New policy paper about the Housing Crisis in Portugal.