Fellows Detail

Professor Patricia Apps

MED (Yale), PhD (Cambridge)

Elected: 1994

Discipline: Economics

Profile

Professor Patricia Apps is Professor of Public Economics in The University of Sydney Law School. She specialises in theoretical and empirical modelling of household behaviour for policy analysis and in law and economics. Her current research includes work on:

  • labour supply and household production
  • household saving behaviour and the effects of taxes
  • insurance and social security.

Appointments

Current Appointments
1993 –              Professor of Public Economics, The University of Sydney Law School,  The University of Sydney
1999 –              Research Fellow, IZA, Bonn
2003 –             Adjunct Professor, UTS
2005 –             Adjunct Professor, Australian National University
2009 –             Adjunct Research Fellow, Business Law and Taxation, Monash University

Elected Appointments
1994                   Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia
1998-2004      Member of Council, European Society for Population Economics
2005                  Program Chair, XIX Annual Conference of the European Society for Population Economics, Paris
2006                  President, European Society for Population Economics

Academic Appointments

2009 – 2011    Associate Dean (Research), The University of Sydney Law School, The University of Sydney
2009, S1          Visiting Professor, Université de Paris 1 – Panthéon, Sorbonne
2006, S1          Visiting Professor, Université de Paris 1 – Panthéon, Sorbonne
2004, S1          Visiting Professor, Université de Paris 1 – Panthéon, Sorbonne
FH Gruen Distinguished Fellow, Economics Program, Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University
1993 – 1995      Associate Dean (Postgraduate Research), The University of Sydney Law School, The University of Sydney
1989 – 1992      Associate Professor, The University of Sydney Law School, The University of Sydney
1986 – 1988      Visiting Fellow on Secondment, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University

                                                                       

Contact

Website: https://sydney.edu.au/law/about/people/profiles/patricia.apps.php

Contact Information

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