Tess Stafford

Senior Lecturer

I am a Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales and hold a PhD from the University of Texas at Austin. I am an empirical micro-economist with interests in labour, health, human capital, and environmental economics.  My research focuses both on methods and on policy-driven questions.


Journal articles
Stafford TM, 2018, 'Accounting for outside options in discrete choice models: An application to commercial fishing effort', Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, vol. 88, pp. 159 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jeem.2017.10.006
Stafford T, 2018, 'Do workers work more when earnings are high?', IZA World of Labor, http://dx.doi.org/10.15185/izawol.455
Stafford TM, 2015, 'Indoor air quality and academic performance', Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, vol. 70, pp. 34 - 50, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jeem.2014.11.002
Stafford TM, 2015, 'What do fishermen tell us that taxi drivers do not? An empirical investigation of labor supply', Journal of Labor Economics, vol. 33, pp. 683 - 710, http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/679682