Evgenia Dechter

Senior Lecturer

Geni Dechter a Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales. Her research interests are in the fields of labour economics and macroeconomics.

Personal website: https://sites.google.com/site/edechter/

Journal articles
Bose G; Dechter E; Foster G, 2020, 'Behavioral coordination as an individual best-response to punishing role models', Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, vol. 174, pp. 301 - 319, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jebo.2017.03.016
Castex Hernandez G; Dechter E; Lorca M, 2020, 'COVID-19: Cross-country heterogeneity in effectiveness of non-pharmaceutical interventions', COVID ECONOMICS, VETTED AND REAL-TIME PAPERS, vol. 14, https://cepr.org/file/9054/download?token=oJYTY87E
Castex G; Dechter E; Lorca M, 2020, 'COVID-19: The impact of social distancing policies, cross-country analysis.', Econ Disaster Clim Chang, pp. 1 - 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s41885-020-00076-x
Bhatt R; Dechter E; Holden R, 2020, 'Registration Costs and Voter Turnout', Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, vol. 176, pp. 191 - 104, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jebo.2020.04.017
Dechter E; Castex G, 2018, 'A Model of Labor Supply, Fixed Costs and Work Schedules', Journal of Monetary Economics, vol. 95, pp. 32 - 48, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmoneco.2018.02.002
Dechter EK, 2015, 'Physical appearance and earnings, hair color matters', Labour Economics, vol. 32, pp. 15 - 26, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.labeco.2014.11.002
Castex G; Dechter EK, 2014, 'The Changing Roles of Education and Ability in Wage Determination', Journal of Labor Economics, vol. 32, pp. 685 - 710, http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/676018
Dechter EK, 2014, 'Maternity leave, effort allocation, and postmotherhood earnings', Journal of Human Capital, vol. 8, pp. 97 - 125, http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/677324
Castex G; Dechter E, 2012, 'The Changing Roles of Education and Ability in Wage Determination', SSRN Electronic Journal, http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2169122
Working Papers
Dechter E; Castex Hernandez G; Belley P, 2019, The changing determinants of juvenile crime: Evidence from micro data, http://dx.doi.org
Castex Hernandez G; Belley P; Dechter E, 2018, Developments in Determinants and Consequences of Juvenile Crime, http://dx.doi.org
Bose G; Dechter ; Ivancic L, 2014, Conforming to group norms: An experimental study, UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper, 2014-21, http://dx.doi.org10.2139/ssrn.2427573, http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2427573

Grants, Fellowships and Awards:
2019-2021, Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA), $371,000
2015-2017, CAF UNSW, ($20,000)
2013, ASB Lab Small Project Grant ($3000)
2010 – 2013, ASB Research Grants, UNSW: 2010-2011 ($25,000), 2012-2013 ($27,000)
2010 – 2013, ASB Conference Grants, UNSW
2003 – 2008, University of Rochester, Department of Economics Fellowship       
2006 – 2007, W. Allen Wallis Institute of Political Economy Fellowship   


Research: Labour Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Macroeconomics.