Christoph graduated in Economics from the University of Vienna in 2015. In his master thesis he analyses financial stability issues emerging from debt dynamics. During his studies, he worked as a research assistant in the field of labor economics at the Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS). Before starting his PhD studies, he was an intern at a portfolio advisory firm in Vienna and at the Austrian Financial Market Authority (FMA).
- Since 2015: PhD student at the Vienna Graduate School of Finance
- 2012 - 2015: MSc in Economics (research oriented, with distinction) at the University of Vienna
- 2009 - 2012: BSc in Economics at the University of Vienna
- 2015: Franz Weninger Award of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) for outstanding master thesis in the field of monetary theory and monetary policy (Title: “Money Creation, Debt Dynamics and Financial Instability”)