Ana Helena Palermo studied economics (M.Sc.) at the University of Freiburg and international relations (B.A.) at the Universidade Federal Fluminense in Niterói, Brazil. Since February 2020 she has been the Advisor to ZEW’s President, Professor Achim Wambach.
She completed her doctorate with a thesis on “Economic effects of basic income and formation of redistribution preferences: A theoretical and experimental investigation” at the Götz Werner Chair (GWP) of Economic Policy and Constitutional Economic Theory at the University of Freiburg, where she is still a member of the Basic Income Research Group (BIRG). She was an associate member of the Collaborative Research Center (CRC) 1015 Otium, a researcher in the projects “Psychology of Unconditional Basic Income” and “The Political Economy of Land Grabbing”, as well as involved in teaching and supervision.
Articles in Refereed Journals
Palermo , Ana Helena and Bernhard Neumärker (2018), Modelling the Time Allocation Effects of Basic Income, Basic Income Studies 13(2). Download
Palermo , Ana Helena (2017), Barriers to Climate Adaptation in Urban Areas: The Case of Water Crisis in the Metropolitan Region of São Paulo. Brasiliana, Journal for Brazilian Studies 5(2), 76-107.
Palermo , Ana Helena (2012), Um estudo do “Especial Amazônia” da RBPI sob o espectro da Matriz securitização da Amazônia, Cadernos de Relações Internacionais 5(1). Download
Monographs, Contributions to Edited Volumes
Meghnad, Desai and Ana Helena Palermo (2019), Some Effects of Basic Income on Economic Variables, Springer International Publishing, Download
Discussion and Working Papers