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“The final lesson” of Professor Jorge Braga de Macedo took place on May 25, at the rectorate, in a session that marks the highest point of an academic career, of a personality whose name went far beyond the university, with a fundamental role in Portuguese society in the economic and political space. A “Renaissance economist”...
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The 23rd April is World Book and Copyright Day In the Teresa e Alexandre Soares dos Santos Library we are concerned with building a collection that allows our users, students, faculty and staff, to go a little beyond the “must read”. Reading for pleasure and not for obligation is essential to improve our literacy rates...
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The Financial Times Business Books is an annual award, announced by the Financial Times and McKinsey & Company, with the aim of rewarding “the most compelling and enjoyable insight into modern business issues, including management, finance and economics”. The 2021 award-winning book is “This is how they tell me the world ends : the cyberweapons...
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In recent years, the library has focused on acquiring digital resources that allow its users to access information more immediately and remotely, with all the benefits of this process. 2021 was a year of limited access to physical spaces, where this investment policy in digital information was an undeniable asset. The pandemic has accelerated the...
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Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft is a philanthropist, innovator, entrepreneur, businessman and one of the most influential personalities of our times. Smartphones, streaming video, home banking and even a pandemic with devastating effects were some of the predictions of the American billionaire, which classifies him as a visionary mind whose opinion deserves to be followed....
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No filter: the inside story of how Instagram transformed business, celebrity and our culture Sarah Frier     Deaths of despair and the future of capitalism Anne Case, Angus Deaton       No rules rules: Netflix and the culture of reinvention Reed Hastings, Erin Meyer       Reimagining capitalism: how business can save...
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