Matthias Busse joined CEPS in January 2012 where he is working as a researcher in the Economic Policy Unit. He previously obtained a bachelor in Economics at the University of Hertfordshire, a Master in European Studies at the University of Hamburg and a Master of Science (cum laude) in Economics at the KU Leuven. During the past years, Matthias Busse has been evaluating monetary, fiscal and trade policy.
He has over 6 years of experience in quantitative and qualitative research in the field of economics. At CEPS, he was in charge of several task forces as well as stakeholder consultations and conducted survey-based field research, employing both online surveys and semi-structured interviews. For various projects he has taken in lead in data collection, harmonization, quantitative analysis and visualization.