I am an Assistant Professor at Masaryk University in Brno, research fellow at
CELSI, GLO and IZA. In my empirical research I focus on work migration, income adequacy, work careers of university graduates, social welfare programs, and subjective well-being.
My publication record at RePEc, SSRN and Google scholar. My ORCID.
I organize MUES research seminar series and Young Economists' Meeting.

Office: Department of Public Economics, Lipova 41a, Brno 60200, Czech Republic
T:+420549496766, E: first.last (a)


- Talk in Geneva on July 3-5, Regensburg July 6, Amsterdam September 1
- I organize Young Economists’ Meeting 2017 in Brno on June 1-2.
- Paper on Ethnic Diversity and Well-Being published in Journal of Population Economics.


  • Guzi M, Kahanec M, 2017. How Immigrants Helped EU Labor Markets to Adjust during the Great Recession. International Journal of Manpower (forthcoming also IZA DP 10443)
  • Akay A, Constant A, Giulietti C, Guzi M. 2017. Ethnic diversity and well-being. Journal of Population Economics. 30(1), 265–306 (article).

  • Guzi M, De Pedraza P. 2015 A web survey analysis of the subjective well-being. International Journal of Manpower. 36(1), 48-67 (article).

  • Guzi M. 2014. An empirical analysis of welfare dependence in the Czech Republic. Czech Journal of Economics and Finance. 64(5), 407-431. (article).

  • Giulietti C, Guzi M, Kahanec M, Zimmermann KF. 2013. Unemployment benefits and immigration: evidence from the EU. International Journal of Manpower. 34(1), 24-38.(article, see also IZA DP 6075)

  • Guzi M, Kahanec M, Mýtna Kureková L. 2015  How Immigration Grease Is Affected by Economic, Institutional and Policy Contexts: Evidence from EU Labor Markets. IZA Discussion Paper 9108 (article)
  • Guzi M, Kahanec M, Mýtna Kureková L. 2015 What Explains Immigrant-Native Gaps in European Labor Markets: The Role of Institutions. IZA Discussion Paper 8847 (article)
  • Guzi, M. 2014. Estimating a Living Wage Globally. Young Public Policy Makers Case Studies " Living out of stereotypes", Bratislava: NISPAcee Press, p. 59-68.(article)
  • Guzi, M. 2014. The welfare dependence in the Czech Republic. In: SEDMIHRADSKÁ, Lucie (ed.)./Proceedings of the 19th International Conference – Theoretical and Practical Aspects of Public Finance 2014./Praha : Wolters Kluwer, 2014, s. 64-71.
  • Franta M, Guzi M. 2008. Unequal access to higher education in the Czech Republic: The role of spatial distribution of universities. CERGE-EI WP 350 (article also IZA DP 6285; 2012).
  • Aslanidi O, Guzi M, Lízal M. 2009. Economic impact study of currency appreciation on Czech economy. CERGE-EI DP 200 (article).
  • Franta M, Guzi M, Havlíčková V. 2007. A system for forecasting skilled labor needs in the Czech Republic: putting research results into practice. CEDEFOP conference proceedings.
  • Guzi, M, Kahanec M. 2015. Socioeconomic Cleavages between Workers from New Member States and Host-country Labour Forces in the EU during the Great Recession. In: Bernaciak, M. (ed.) Market Expansion and Social Dumping in Europe. London: Routledge. (link).
  • Kahanec, M, Guzi M, Martiskova M, Siebertova Z. 2014. Slovakia and the Czech Republic: Inequalities and Convergences after the Velvet Divorce. In Changing Inequalities and Societal Impacts in Rich Countries Thirty Countries' Experiences, Oxford: Oxford University Press. (link)
  • Guzi M, Kahanec M, Mýtna Kureková L. 2015. The Impact of Demand and Supply Structural Factors on Native-Migrant Labour Market Gaps, Milan: ISMU Foundation (pdf).
  • Guzi M, Kahanec M, Mýtna Kureková L, Levandovska L. 2015. The impact of migration and integration policies on the native-migrant labour market gaps, Milan: ISMU Foundation ( pdf).
  • Guzi M, Kahanec M, Mýtna Kureková L. 2015. Does immigration grease the wheels of European labour markets?, Milan: ISMU Foundation ( pdf).
  • Kahanec M, Guzi M, Martiskova M, Palenik M, Pertold F, Siebertova Z. 2013. GINI Country Report: The Czech Republic and Slovakia, CELSI Report No.7 (pdf)
  • Zimmermann KF, Kahanec M, Giulietti C, Guzi M, Barrett A, Maitre B. 2012. Study on active inclusion of migrants. IZA Report No. 43 (pdf).
  • Eichhorst W, Giulietti C, Guzi M, Kendzia MJ, et al. 2011. The integration of migrants and its effects on the labour market. IZA Report No. 40 (pdf).
  • Franta M, Guzi M, Konecny T. 2007. A study of conditions for the implementation of income-contingent student loans in the Czech Republic (In Czech: Studie podmínek pro zavedení odložených, příjmově podmíněných splátek studentských půjček v České republice). Prague: Czech Ministry of Education
  • Franta M, Guzi M, Kacmar J, Münich D, Pertold F, Jurajda S. Extensions of the current ROA-CERGE-EI model implementation (in Czech). Prague: CERGE-EI. 2005 (pdf); 2006 (pdf); 2007 (pdf); 2008 (pdf)