Daniel Münich is Associate Professor at the Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education-Economics Institute (CERGE-EI), a joint workplace of the Charles University and the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic. He received a PhD in economics in 1998 from CERGE at Charles University.
Dr. Münich’s academic research and publications focus on the areas of empirical labor economics, economics of education, and research and development evaluation and funding.
He has served as an advisor to the Czech Republic’s Ministers of Finance and Education, Youth, and Sport. In 2005, he was a steering committee member under the auspices of the Czech Vice Minister for Economy in order to supervise the National Strategy for Economic Growth. And from 2007 to 2008, he was a member of an expert team preparing reform of the Czech tertiary education system. Dr. Münich has also served as a policy advisor to numerous international projects and institutions, including the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the International Monetary Fund, the European Union, and the World Bank.