Christian Schulz

Christian Schulz joined the Ruhr Graduate School in Economics in October 2023. He is interested in empirical macroeconomics, macroeconometric methods, and macro-finance. He studied in Mannheim (MSc) and Cologne (BSc) and gained research experience in several economic institutions including the Bundesbank, ZEW in Mannheim, and RWI in Essen, among others. In his Master's thesis he derived optimal monetary policy in a New Keynesian model with non-rational – diagnostic – expectations. Christian was supervised jointly by the Bundesbank and Prof. Klaus Adam, PhD. Alongside being a member of RGS Econ, he is a doctoral candidate at the University of Duisburg-Essen under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Christoph Hanck.