Michael Dorsch is an applied economist whose research and teaching interests are mainly in political economics and public economics. Employing formal theoretical modeling and data-driven empirical investigation, Michael's research has appeared in leading academic journals across the quantitative social sciences.
Michael teaches at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral levels at CEU. He is the head of the Department of Public Policy and an elected faculty representative on the CEU Senate.
Before joining CEU in 2013, Michael was on the economics faculty at the American University of Paris. He is a recurring visiting research professor at Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas and has previously held visiting professorships at the Insper Institute in São Paolo, La Sapienza Università di Roma, and the Aix-Marseille School of Economics.