Hugo Reis is a Research Economist at the Economic Research Department (Structural Research Studies Unit) at the Banco de Portugal (Portuguese Central Bank). His main research interests are in Economics of Education, Program Evaluation, Labour Economics, Microeconometrics and Development Economics. He completed his PhD in Economics at University College London under the supervision of Pedro Carneiro and Orazio Attanasio.

He joined IZA as a Research Affiliate in November 2010.