Michael Becher

Michael Becher

Former Committe Member

Research interests

Comparative politics, political economy; special focus on political institutions, elections and representation, inequality and redistribution


Michael Becher is professor in Political Science at the University Toulouse Capitole and the Institute for Advanced Study in Toulouse. He obtained his PhD from Princeton University and his research considers various aspects of democratic politics and political economy. He has been published in leading academic journals, such as the American Political Science Review or American Journal of Political Science.