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Michael S. Teitelbaum

Senior Research Associate

teitelbaum Michael S. Teitelbaum is a Senior Research Associate at LWP. In 2010, he was a Wertheim Fellow during which he worked on his book, Falling Behind? Boom, Bust, and the Global Race for Scientific Talent. The book is on the U.S. science and engineering workforce. 

He is a demographer, with research interests that include the causes and consequences of very low fertility rates; the processes and implications of international migration; and patterns and trends in science and engineering labor markets in the U.S. and elsewhere. He is the author or editor of 10 books and a large number of articles on these subjects. Previously he was a faculty member at Princeton and Oxford Universities, and served as Vice Chair and Acting Chair of the U.S. Commission on International Migration. He was educated at Reed College and at Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar.