Dr. Mikhail Bonch-Osmolovskiy is a Senior Economist and in-house CASE statistician and econometrician. He holds Ph.D. in Economics obtained in the Department of Economics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His research interests include construction of
survey-based price indices for time and regional adjustments from the raw data, imputation of household rents via hedonic regressions. Since 2011, he has been working in various projects at CASE including CASE’s flagship project titled: “Study and Reports on the VAT Gap in the EU-28 Member States”, where he has been leading data handling. Prior joining CASE he has been working for 8 years as the World Bank consultant, as an economist and data practitioner, involved, among other targets, in annual estimation of poverty rates for various household surveys.