Michael is a doctoral student in Social Policy at the Department of Social Policy and Intervention (DSPI) at St Antony’s College. In his research, he focuses on the usage of natural language processing and machine learning techniques to measure social policy changes across countries and over time to generate policy indicators in a fully automatized way. He has received a full scholarship from All Souls College and the ESRC Grand Union. Prior to his doctoral studies, Michael has worked as quantitative researcher at LSE, Oxford, UCL and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. He holds a MSc in International Political Economy from LSE and a B.A. from Zeppelin University (Germany).