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O Norte Somos Nós

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MOUNTAIN
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Polytechnic Institute
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FROM NATURE TO PRODUCTS, TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY.

Paula Sofia Alves do Cabo

Auxiliary Professor
Group: Socio-Ecological Systems
Phone: 273303242
E-mail: paulacabo@ipb.pt
ORCID: 0000-0002-8462-7657
Scopus Author ID: 41961021900

Career

  • Since 2012: Auxiliary Professor, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Bragança, Portugal
  • 1999 - 2012: Assistant Professor, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Bragança, Portugal
  • 1998 - 1999: Guest Assistant Professor, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Bragança, Portugal

Roles

  • Since 2015: Member of the evaluation committee of the Prémio Fernão Mendes Pinto, Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa
  • Since 2013: Member of the Office for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Employability; and Member of the commission of the Licenciatura in Food Science and Technology
  • Since 2004: Member of the Pedagogical Council
  • Since 2004: Vice-head of department of the Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology
  • Since 2003: Member of the Scientific Council

Qualifications

  • 2012 - PhD. in Economics, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • 2003 - MSc. in Industrial and Firm Economics, Universidade do Minho, Portugal
  • 2002 - First degree in Management, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal
  • 1998 - First degree in Agribusiness Management, Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal

Awards and Honors

  • 2003 - Best Student Award 2001/2002, Licenciatura in Management, awarded by the Ministério da Ciência e do Ensino Superior
  • 1998 - Best Student Award 1997/1998, Licenciatura in Agribusiness Management, awarded by the Ministério da Educação e do Ensino Superior

Interests

  • Economics and Management: Rural economic development, Valorization of endogenous resources, Entrepreneurship, Organizations and competitiveness, Agribusiness management

Projects:

OLIVECOA - Centenarian olive trees of Côa Valley region: rediscovering the past to valorise the future
Funding body: COA
Reference: COA/BRB/0035/2019
Principal Investigator:Nuno Miguel de Sousa Rodrigues
Start: 2020-07-01
End: 2023-06-30
ValorCast - Valorização da castanha e otimização da sua comercialização
Funding body: PDR 2020
Reference: PDR2020-101-032034
Principal Investigator:Arlindo Castro Ferreira de Almeida
Start: 2018-07-01
End: 2021-12-31
- Núcleo de Reflexão
Funding body: PDR2020
Reference: PDR2020-2024-055366
Principal Investigator:Tomás D' Aquino Freitas Rosa de Figueiredo
Start: 2019-10-01
End: 2021-09-30
FTA+siv - Florestação de Terras Agrícolas com Mais Silvicultura, Inovação e Valor (FTA+siv)
Funding body: PDR 2020 - Medidad 1.0.1
Reference: PDR2020-1.0.1-FEADER-031671
Principal Investigator:Maria do Sameiro Ferreira Patrício
Start: 2018-07-01
End: 2021-06-30
EMER-n - Rural Entrepreneurship in the North Region
Funding body: NORTE 2020- SIAC
Reference: NORTE-02-0651-FEDER-000025
Principal Investigator:Paula Sofia Alves do Cabo
Start: 2016-09-01
End: 2018-08-08
OliveOld - Identificação e caracterização de oliveiras centenárias para a obtenção de produtos diferenciados
Funding body: PRODER - Medida 4.1
Reference:
Principal Investigator:Paula Cristina dos Santos Baptista
Start: 2014-04-01
End: 2017-12-15
- Introduction of anti-hail screens on apple orchards: evaluation of side effects and economic impact
Funding body: PRODER - Medida 4.1
Reference:
Principal Investigator:Manuel Ângelo Rosa Rodrigues
Start: 2014-12-01
End: 2017-10-31
- Estudos Sobre o Estado da comercialização da amêndoa
Funding body:
Reference:
Principal Investigator:Paula Sofia Alves do Cabo
Start: 2016-09-23
End: 2017-02-05

Total results: 5
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Ribeiro M.I.,Fernandes A.J.,Cabo P.S.,Diniz F.J.
Trends in honey purchase and consumption in Trás-os-Montes Region, Portugal
Economy of Region, 15, 822-833, 2019

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Bento A.,Cabo P.,Malheiro R.
Nuts: Agricultural and Economic Importance Worldwide
Wild Plants, Mushrooms and Nuts: Functional Food Properties and Applications, 353-376, 2016

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Cabo P.,Rebelo J.
Differences in portuguese credit institutions' lending and investment behaviour in a time of slump
Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 86, 445-463, 2015

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Cabo P.,Rebelo J.
Why do Agricultural Credit Cooperatives Merge? The Portuguese Experience
Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 76, 491-516, 2005