Michael Jensen

Research Analyst, Utah State Office of the Auditor

Michael Jensen is a research analyst at the Utah State Office of the Auditor. He received a MS student  economics from Utah State University. He earned his BA in law and constitutional studies from Utah State University as well. Michael works with Strata Policy and the Army National Guard.  Michael’s research interests include state and local policy, specifically the effect of gun laws on public safety and the relationship between the economic freedom score of a state and that state’s recovery from the Great Recession. Michael was a Mercatus Center Frédéric Bastiat fellow.