I am a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Economics at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. I am also a Research Associate at the Centre for Economic Performance at LSE. Here is my CV.

Research Interests

Labor Economics, Urban Economics


American Economic Review, 108(7), 2018
Article on LSE's USAPP blog
Podcast on The Ballpark

Quantitative Economics, 5(3), 2014

Working Papers

The Contribution of Foreign Migration to Local Labor Market Adjustment

Education and Geographical Mobility: The Role of Wage Rents
CEP Discussion Paper (title of paper has since changed)
Article on LSE's USAPP blog

The Impact of Migration in a Monopsonistic Labor Market: Theoretical Insights

Work in Progress

The Impact of Local Demand Shocks on Labour Markets: An Integrated Approach to Commuting and Migration (with Alan Manning)
Presentation at CEPR/IZA Labour Symposium 2016

Policy Papers

Fiscal Sustainability of an Independent Scotland (with Rowena Crawford and Gemma Tetlow; IFS report)
Extensive impact:  Edinburgh launch covered by all major news outlets, 700 media mentions, 95,000 downloads

The UK’s Public Finances in the Long Run: The IFS Model (with Rowena Crawford and Gemma Tetlow)

Contact Details

Email: michael.amior(at)mail.huji.ac.il
Address: Department of Economics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem 91905, Israel