Lisa Cameron is a Professorial Research Fellow at the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne, Australia. She graduated with a PhD in economics from Princeton University in 1996. She is an empirical development economist, working predominantly on Indonesia and China. Her research often incorporates the techniques of experimental economics.

Lisa's work has been published in many peer-reviewed journals including Science, the Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Development Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Journal of International Economics, Experimental Economics, Economic Development and Cultural Change and Demography.

She joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2012.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 6756
published in: Journal of Human Resources, 2015, 50 (2), 484-515
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6736
published in: Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2014, 62 (2), 381-415
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6467
published in Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, March 2015, 111, 38-58.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 289
published as 'Do coresidency and financial transfers from the children reduce the need for elderly parents to works in developing countries?' in : Journal of Population Economics, 2008, 21(4), 1007-1033