Alejandro Portes Receives Award

Nov. 30, 2016

On November 30, 2016, Alejandro Portes, CMD's founding director, was awarded a doctorate honoris causa by the New University of Lisbon (Universidade Nova de Lisboa). He has recently completed a study of national Portuguese institutions, published as Values, Institutional Quality and Development by the Francisco Manuel dos Santos Foundation of Lisboa. The book’s co-author is Margarida Marques, a Sociology professor at the Nova University.