Bio

Michal Stoklosa, Ph.D.

Dr. Michal Stoklosa is a Senior Economist at the Institute for Health Research and Policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Before joining the UIC, he was a Principal Scientist in the Economic and Health Policy Research program at the American Cancer Society. He conducts research and trains policymakers and health advocates in issues around tobacco taxation and illicit trade in tobacco products. Other areas of his research include the effects of tax policies on use of novel tobacco products, alcohol, and sugar-sweetened beverages. He has published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and co-authored health policy reports and book chapters, including The Tobacco Atlas.

Michal received a MA in managerial economics from University of Warsaw, a MA in economics from Georgia State University, and a Ph.D. in economics from University of Cape Town.