Martin Guzi is an Assistant Professor (with tenure) at Masaryk University in Brno and a Research Associate at Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI) in Bratislava. Martin holds MSc in Mathematics from Comenius University (Slovakia) and PhD in Economics from CERGE-EI (Czechia). He stayed at IZA as a Resident Research Affiliate in 2009/2013 and became an IZA Research Fellow in December 2015.

His main research interests are immigration and integration policy, income inequality and income adequacy (living wages), subjective well-being, and the careers of university graduates. He has contributed to a number of research and policy projects. As a principal investigator, he led “Residential Mobility, Social Capital and Trust: Evidence from a Natural Experiment” and “After the curtain: empirical studies of migration in transition economies” projects funded by the Czech Science Foundation.

At present, he participates in the WageIndicator project on Living Wages; BARWAGE – The importance of collective bargaining for wage setting in the European Union; and National Institute for Research on the Socioeconomic Impact of Diseases and Systemic Risks (SYRI) projects”.

Martin Guzi co-organizes Young Economists' Meeting and Research Seminar series at Masaryk University in Brno.



IZA Discussion Paper No. 14041
published in: Georg Fischer and Robert Strauss (eds.), Europe's Income, Wealth, Consumption, and Inequality, Oxford: OUP, 2021
IZA Discussion Paper No. 12961
Pablo de Pedraza, Martin Guzi, Kea Tijdens
published in: International Journal of Manpower, 2020, 42 (3), 341-355
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11369
published in: Economics of Transition and Institutional Change, First published: 09 June 2021 [Online]
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9726
published in: Journal of Population Economics, 2017, 30 (1), 265-306
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