Hugo Pinto


Biography

Economist. Currently Professor of Regional and Urban Economics in the Faculty of Economics, University of Algarve. Permanent researcher at CES. Member of CinTurs - Research Centre for Tourism, Sustainability and Well-being. Since 2003, project manager in several R&D institutions in Portugal (BIC Algarve-Huelva, University of Algarve, CCMAR, University of Aveiro). In 2010, Hugo Pinto was visiting scholar at Institute of Advanced Social Studies of CSIC (Cordoba, Spain). He was involved in the design and evaluation of several innovation policy and instruments. He participates regularly on expert groups about smart specialisation in European Commission and other national and international entities. He was co-coordinator of NECES - Research Group in Science, Economy and Society at CES between 2018 and 2022. His individual research plan on innovation systems, regional resilience and smart specialisation was developed with the support of FCT (Scientific Employment Stimulus, 2018-2022). Hugo developed in CES with FCT support, between 2013 and 2018, a post-doctoral research project about Resilience of Innovation Systems facing Economic Turbulence. Prepared his doctoral thesis with FCT support in CES (2007-2012). Graduated in Economics and Master in Regional Economics and Local Development.


Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Nogueira, Carla; Marques, João Filipe; Pinto, Hugo (2022), "Intentional sustainable communities and sustainable development goals: from micro-scale implementation to scalability of innovative practices", Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 1-22

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Article in Scientific journal

António, Nuno; Pinto, Hugo (2022), "Youth Associations and Entrepreneurship: Insights from Case Studies in Portugal", Merits, 2, 2, 62-80

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Article in Scientific journal

Laranja, Manuel; Pinto, Hugo (2022), "Transformation for a Post-Pandemic World: Exploring Social Innovations in Six Domains", Knowledge, 2, 1, 167-184

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