Livia Menezes

Livia Menezes

Assistant Professor in Economics

Contact details

Address
Birmingham Business School
Department of Economics
University House
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Livia is an applied microeconomist and her research focuses on public policy analysis related to crime, education, health and labour.

She is currently working on an overarching project on the cost of crime in Brazil. More details can be found on the Cost of Crime Project website.

Qualifications

  • PhD in Economics, University of Leicester, UK
  • MSc in Economics, Federal University of Ceará, Brazil
  • BSc in Economics, Federal University of Ceará, Brazil.

Teaching

Applied Econometrics

Mathematical Statistics for Economists

Research

Research Interests:

Economics of Crime, Economics of Education, Health Economics, Labour Economics.

Other activities

Deputy Academic Integrity Officer for Economics

Publications

Recent publications

Article

Menezes, L & Foureaux Koppensteiner , M 2023, 'Maternal Dengue and Health Outcomes of Children', American Economic Journal: Applied Economics.

Foureaux Koppensteiner , M & Menezes, L 2021, 'Violence and human capital investments', Journal of Labor Economics, vol. 39, no. 3, pp. 787-823. https://doi.org/10.1086/711001

Commissioned report

Bandyopadhyay, S, Karavias, Y, Menezes, L, Taylor, J, Apena Rogers, S, Kane, E, Burton, A, Evans, E, Abramovaite, J, Montgomery, P, Chandan, J, Martin, J, Banerjee, A, Cole, M & Chaudhuri, K 2024, Remedi Restorative Mentors: Pilot trial report. Youth Endowment Fund. <https://youthendowmentfund.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/YEF.-REMEDI-Pilot-January-2024.pdf>

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