Michal Bauer is an Asociate Professor at the Charles University in Prague and at CERGE-EI.

His research interests are development microeconomics, experimental economics and behavioral economics. His work focuses on conflict, (anti-)social preferences, ethnic discrimination and formation of preferences. He has conducted field experiments on related topics in Uganda, India, the Republic of Georgia, Sierra Leone, Slovakia and the Czech Republic.

He joined IZA as a Research Fellow in February 2009.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12450
revised version forthcoming in: European Economic Review
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9997
published in: Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2016, 30(3), 249-74
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8107
revised version published in: Economic Journal, 2018, 128, 1786-1819.
IZA Discussion Paper No. 8058
revised version published in: American Economic Review, 2016, 106 (6), 1437-1475
IZA Discussion Paper No. 6026
revised version published as 'Parental Background and Other-regarding Preferences in Children' in: Experimental Economics, 2014, 17(1), 24-46
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4901
published in: American Economic Review, 2012, 102 (2), 1118-1139
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4241
revised version published in: Review of Development Economics, 2013, 17 (4), 662-675
IZA Discussion Paper No. 4057
published in: Economic Development and Cultural Change, 2010, 58 (4), 643–669