Nelson Silva is an invited Assistant Professor in the faculty of Economics at the University of Algarve. He holds a PhD in Quantitative Methods Applied to Economics and Management, specialised in Statistics, and an MSc in Business Management, both from the University of Algarve. His current research interests include management, strategy and the application of advanced statistic methods in various areas highlighting firm and country performances, management and decision support. He has published part of his scientific research on conference proceedings and international journals as International Journal for Quality Research, Estudios de Economia Aplicada, Anales de Economía Aplicada, Biometrical Letters and Journal of Tourism and Development. He as also supervised MsC and PhD thesis on management, marketing and related areas.
In the private sector, Nelson Silva has had various management related roles, and as a liberal professional he develops consulting and professional training in companies, business associations and other entities in the areas of management, organization and methods, and in the application of data analysis methods.
Lecturing and Research
Consulting & Professional Training
I am currently an invited lecturer and researcher at the Faculty of Economics on the University of Algarve and also a consultant in the private sector. My main research is in Business Economics, Business Administration, and Quantitative Methods. Nonetheless, I welcome interdisciplinarity. I have published some of my research on international journals and have supervised various MsC and PhD thesis on management, marketing and related areas.
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Faro, Algarve, Portugal