Higher Education in Management: The Case of Portugal



Formal management education started in Portugal by 1759 when the Board of Trade, with the support of the Prime Minister, Marquis of Pombal, founded the School of Commerce in Lisbon. ISEG Lisbon School of Economics and Management, actually integrated in the University of Lisbon, is the heir of this eighteenth-century venture.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ISEG Lisbon School of Economics and ManagementUniversidade de LisboaLisboaPortugal

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