Kelsey J. O'Connor, Ph.D.
Researcher in Economics of Well-Being
STATEC Research, National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
Associate Editor (economics), Journal of Happiness Studies
Co-Vice President of Professional Affairs & Board of Directors Member, International Society for Quality-of-Life Studies (ISQOLS)
Advisory Panel Member, What Works Centre for Wellbeing (U.K.)
Senior Research Associate, School of Economics, University of Johannesburg
Measuring Progress: STATEC Well-Being Seminar Series
STATEC Research has a new seminar series in which scholars from around the world will discuss the quest for better lives. Speakers will focus on quality-of-life research generally and discuss both the broader background and policy implications. Presentations will take place virtually approximately every three weeks. Please see the website for the schedule of speakers and more information.
The University of Johannesburg is one of the largest public universities in South Africa. The Department of Economics and Econometrics has more than 30 faculty members in six clusters: economic development, industry policy, financial economics, local economic development, environmental economics and public sector, and competition and economic regulation.