Dr Tanya O’Garra joined the Dept of Economics at Middlesex University in September 2016. She has a PhD in Environmental and Resource Economics from Imperial College London.
Tanya’s research uses behavioural, experimental and environmental economics approaches to identify, develop and test interventions aimed at motivating environmentally and socially optimal behavior, particularly in rural developing country communities.
Prior to joining Middlesex University, she was an Earth Institute Fellow at Columbia University. She has also worked at the University of the South Pacific in Fiji, and the University of the Basque Country in Spain.
O'Garra, Tanya and Alfredo, Katherine Ann (2019) Communication, observability and cooperation: a field experiment on collective water management in India. Water Resources and Economics , 27 . p. 100134. ISSN 2212-4284
O'Garra, Tanya and Mourato, Susana (2016) Are we willing to give what it takes? Willingness to pay for climate change adaptation in developing countries. Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy , 5 (3). pp. 249-264. ISSN 2160-6544