Tomáš Kučera MSc.

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Position: Ph.D. Candidate
Field of interest: Behavioural Economics, Labour Economics, Minimum Wage Policy
Membership: Macroeconomics and Econometrics, PhD Candidates

Contact

Office:
Email: 73069722 [AT] fsv [DOT] cuni [DOT] cz
Phone: +420608941762
Available: by appointment

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Assistant

JEB026 - European Economic Integration

PhD study

Tutor: Mgr. Barbara Pertold-Gebicka M.A., Ph.D.

Studying from: 2019
PhDr examination:
Final exam:
Dissertation Proposal defence:
Dissertation defence:

Current work:

Dissertation topic:
The "Nudge" Potential of Minimum Wage

Disertation abstract:

Optional courses:

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Education

MSc in Economic Policy, University College London

Job history

BHM Group (Private equity fund) - Investment Manager (3/2019 - present)
Boston Consulting Group - Visiting Associate (10/2018 - 2/2019)
European Parliament - Policy Analyst for Luděk Niedermayer (4/2017 - 5/2017)

Awards and prizes

Honourable Recognition for an Excellent Paper (Young Economist competition by the Czech Economic Society) - 2018 - for bachelor thesis "Cognitive Bias Mitigation: How to make decision-making more rational?"
2nd place in Dean’s prize competition 2018 (Faculty of Economics, University of Economics, Prague) - 2018
Excellent student paper award (university-wide ESOP competition, University of Economics, Prague) - 2017

Topics for supervision

Master theses

Social Bridges and Economic Growth
Importance of Social Networks

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Awarded Bachelor Thesis - Cognitive Bias Mitigation
MSc dissertation - Are employment effects of minimum wage the same across the EU? A Meta-regression analysis

Partners

Deloitte

Sponsors

CRIF
McKinsey
Patria Finance