Filipa Sá is a Senior Lecturer in Economics. Her main research interests are international macroeconomics and labour economics. She is also a Research Fellow at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA), Bonn.
Her work in international macroeconomics covers issues such as capital flows, portfolio choice and current account sustainability. Her research in labour economics covers topics such as migration, hours of work and employment protection legislation and university applications.
Dr Sá joined King’s in June 2013. Prior to that, she was an economist in the International Finance Division of the Bank of England (between 2007 and 2009) and a lecturer at Trinity College Cambridge (between 2009 and 2013). She completed her PhD in Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2008.