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Sarah Stafford

Professor of Economics and Director of W&M Public Policy

Fields: Environmental, Regulation
Email: [[slstaf]]
Office (Phone): Tyler 317A (757-221-1317)

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B.S., Georgetown University
M.A. and Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University


Sarah Stafford received her B.S. in Foreign Service from Georgetown University in 1990 and her Ph.D. in Economics from the Johns Hopkins University in 1998, the same year in which she joined the William and Mary faculty. Her teaching interests include law and economics, regulation, environmental economics and industrial organization. Professor Stafford's research focuses on the effect of environmental regulations on firm and industry behavior.