Dr. Helena Szrek received her Ph.D. from the Health Care Systems Department at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 2005 and is now an Associate Professor at Porto Business School and at the Centre for Economics and Finance.
Dr. Szrek specializes in judgment and decision making with two different focuses, (i) analyzing the choice processes of consumers (especially health care consumers) and (ii) the link between health and entrepreneurship. She also has a strong interest in data collection methodologies.
Dr. Szrek’s research has been published in internationally known journals across different disciplines including public health, psychology, economics, and entrepreneurship. Her research has been supported by grants from the National Institutes of Health, the Portuguese Foundation of Science and Technology, Stanford University’s Center for Advancing Decision Making on Aging, University of Pennsylvania’s Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, and University of Pennsylvania’s Population Studies Center/Penn Aging Research Center/Boettner Center for Pension Research. Please go to Dr. Szrek’s homepages at the Centre for Economics and Finance for more detail about her publications.