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Christian Decker
Mentor: Nicola Gennaioli

2014-current Student, MSc Economic and Social Sciences, Università Bocconi. Current GPA: 29.0/30
2013 ERASMUS Exchange Semester, Università Bocconi. GPA: 30.5/30
2011-2014 Student, B.Sc. Economics (with Minor Mathematics), University of Mannheim, Germany. Final grade: 1.2 with distinction. Thesis supervisor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Tröger
2002-2011 Friedrich-Ebert-Gymnasium Sandhausen, Germany. Final grade: 1.1

Awards and Scholarships
2014-2016 UniCredit & Universities Masterscholarship
2014-2016 Bocconi Graduate Merit Award

Work Experience
2015-current Research Internship at IGIER, Supervisor: Prof. Marco Ottaviani
2014 Internship at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) Mannheim in the  Research Group “Competition and Regulation”
2013 Teaching Assistant for Introductory Statistics at the University of Mannheim, Chair of Statistics, Prof. Dr. Enno Mammen
2012 Summer Insight Programme at Morgan Stanley, Frankfurt am Main

English: fluent
German: native
Italian: very good
Latin: very good

Computer Skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office, LaTeX, MATLAB, GAMS and STATA

Extra Curricular Activities
2015 Bocconi In-Company Training London: Competition and Markets Authority, Frontier Economics and Compass Lexecon
2014-2015 “Thinking Europe”- Youth Academy for Dialogue and Cooperation (Multilateral exchange programme for young citizens from Kosovo, Serbia, France and Germany)
2012 Rotman European Trading Competition - 6th place with the team of Mannheim University
2009-2012 Volunteer work for TG 1889 Sandhausen (table tennis): youth coach for a group of beginners and organization of a youth exchange programme with a partner club in Sweden

Other Skills and Interests

Sport activities: Table Tennis
Hobbies: Playing the Piano, Exploring Different Cultures

Last updated February 17, 2016