Researcher

Dr Sarah Walker

Biography

Personal website: https://sites.google.com/site/sarahwalkereconomics/home


My Grants

  • (2020) Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Early Career Research Award (DECRA)
  • (2020) UNSW Business School Special Research Grant ($25,000)
  • (2019) ARC Discovery Project ($579,000 over 3 years) with Jennifer Alix-Garcia and Anne Bartlett
  • (2018) UNSW Business School Special Research Grant ($24,923 with Anne Bartlett and Paul...view more

Personal website: https://sites.google.com/site/sarahwalkereconomics/home


My Grants

  • (2020) Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Early Career Research Award (DECRA)
  • (2020) UNSW Business School Special Research Grant ($25,000)
  • (2019) ARC Discovery Project ($579,000 over 3 years) with Jennifer Alix-Garcia and Anne Bartlett
  • (2018) UNSW Business School Special Research Grant ($24,923 with Anne Bartlett and Paul Munro)
  • (2018) Centre for Social Impact ($9,969 with Pauline Grosjean)
  • (2018) UNSW Linkage Seed Grant ($40,000 with Pauline Grosjean)
  • (2016) UNSW Business School Small Research Grant ($9,980)
  • (2016) UNSW BizLab Faculty Grant ($4,600)

My Qualifications

  • (2015) PhD in Agricultural and Applied Economics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • (2009) Master's of Arts in International and Development Economics from the University of San Francisco
  • (2004) Bachelor's of Arts in Economics and International Relations (dual degree) from Michigan State University

My Awards

  • (2020) Paul Bourke Award for Early Career Research - Australian Academy of Social Sciences
  • (2018) UNSW Business School Global Impact Award 
  • (2018) UNSW President's Award for Collaboration (with Anne Bartlett)

My Engagement

  • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion representative for the School of Economics (2020 to present)
  • Executive committee member for the Adasina Social Justice Index (2020 to present)
  • Co-lead for the UNSW Peace and Conflict project in Northern Uganda through the Institute for Global Development (2017-18)
  • Short term consultant to the World Bankf or the Turkana Economic and Social Impact Analysis (2015-16)
  • Journal referee for: Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Law and Economics, Journal of Comparative Economics, Journal of Economic Psychology, World Development, Labour Economics.
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