Dr Andrea La Nauze

Research Fellow

Australian Institute for Business and Economics
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law


Dr La Nauze is an environmental economist who focuses on household behaviour. Much of her research studies the retail electricity market in Australia and in particular the impacts of rooftop solar. She is particularly interested in behavioural responses to information and financial incentives and the unintended effects of environmental policy.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Melbourne


  • Jha, Akshaya and Nauze, Andrea La (2022). US Embassy air-quality tweets led to global health benefits. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 119 (44) 201092119, 1-7. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2201092119

  • Beattie, Graham, Ding, Iza and La Nauze, Andrea (2022). Is there an energy efficiency gap in China? Evidence from an information experiment. Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, 115 102713, 1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jeem.2022.102713

  • Charlson, Fiona, Ali, Suhailah, Augustinavicius, Jura, Benmarhnia, Tarik, Birch, Stephen, Clayton, Susan, Fielding, Kelly, Jones, Lynne, Juma, Damian, Snider, Leslie, Ugo, Victor, Zeitz, Lian, Jayawardana, Danusha, La Nauze, Andrea and Massazza, Alessandro (2022). Global priorities for climate change and mental health research. Environment International, 158 106984, 1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2021.106984

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  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • La Nauze, Andrea (2014). Financing for Sustainability. Achieving Sustainability: Visions, Principles and Practices . (pp. ---) edited by Debra Rowe. New York: Macmillan Reference USA.

Journal Article

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor