SOAS University of London

Department of Economics

Dr Thereza Balliester Reis

BA (UFRJ); MA (Berlin); MA (Paris 13); PhD (Leeds)
  • Teaching
  • Research

Overview

Thereza Balliester Reis
Department of Economics

Lecturer in Economics

Name:
Dr Thereza Balliester Reis
Email address:
Address:
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
268
Academic Support Hours:
See below

Biography

Born in Brazil, I’ve lived in Argentina, US, Germany, France, Switzerland and Uganda before ending up in London. I am now waiting to defend my PhD in Economics titled “Financial inclusion, poverty and income inequality in low- and middle-income countries: a mixed-method investigation".

OFFICE HOURS

Thursday 3-5pm

In Office and online (book slots at https://tinyurl.com/4kkh8cyw)

Publications

Articles
Balliester Reis, T (2018) Why Are Policy Real Interest Rates So High in Brazil? An Analysis of the Determinants of the Central Bank of Brazil’s Real Interest Rate
Link: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08911916.2018.1497580

Working Papers
Balliester Reis, T (2020) Scrutinizing Financial Inclusion: A Critical Review of Its Definitions
Link: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3641338

Teaching

Research

 Poverty, income inequality, financial inclusion, the political economy of monetary policy, mixed-methods research