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Michael Best

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Michael Best

Postdoctoral Fellow
Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR)
PhD, Economics, London School of Economics, 2014
MRes, Economics, London School of Economics, 2009
MPhil, Economics, University of Oxford, 2008
BSc, Government & Economics, London School of Economics, 2006
Visit Dates : 
Jul 1, 2014 to Jun 30, 2017


Michael Best focuses his research on public economics and development economics, particularly public policy and the housing market, tax evasion, and public procurement in low and middle-income countries. He is a research affiliate at the Centre for Economic Policy Research and holds a PhD from the London School of Economics and an M.Phil from the University of Oxford.

Research Areas: 
Public Finance
Development Economics