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Dr Irene Mussio

Lecturer in Economics
Areas of expertise
Leeds University Business School, Department of Economics
20 Lyddon Terrace 2.04
Leeds University Business School
Department of Economics

Irene Mussio is a Lecturer in Economics at the Business School. Her research interests include environmental, behavioural and health economics. She investigates the relationship between risk and behaviour using a range of tools, including experimental and valuation methods. Irene is currently working on the impact of environmental and natural hazards on individual behaviour, health and the perception of risk in decision-making. This includes floods, cyclones, heatwaves and other hazards and their impact on mortality and morbidity of at-risk populations. Irene is currently working in the UK, India, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Uruguay and Chile.