Ana Balcão Reis isAssociate Professor at the Nova School of Business and Economics. She holds aPhD in Economics from Nova SBE. She has done research on economic growth drivenby technology development and adoption. The role of human capitalaccumulation on economic growth has led her interest to the field of Economicsof Education.
Currently, her mainresearch interests are in the area of economics of education.
She has taughtcourses on Macroeconomics; Economic Growth and Development for theUndergraduate and Ph.D. Programs. She is now teaching Economics of Educationfor the Masters ' program.
Her work is publishedin academic journals such as the Journal of International Economics, theJournal of Economic Dynamics and Control, the European Economic Review and theEconomics of Education Review.