Christoph Gschnaidtner, M.Sc., M.Sc.

Portrait von Christoph Gschnaidtner


Lehrstuhl für Volkswirtschaftslehre
Technische Universität München
Arcisstrasse 21
D-80333 München
Office hours
By appointment
ResponsibilitiesProject Studies, IDPs, Transfer of credits
Curriculum Vitae
WebsitesGoogle Scholar, ORCID

Short CV

10/2014 -Research and Teaching Assistant,
Chair of Economics, Univ.-Prof. Dr. Robert K. Frhr. von Weizsäcker, 
Technical University of Munich, Germany
03/2018 - 04/2018

Visiting Scholar (invited by Matthias Doepke),
Northwestern University, USA

10/2012 - 03/2016M.Sc., Mathematical Finance and Actuarial Science,
Technical University of Munich, Germany
10/2011 - 09/2014M.Sc. with honors, Financial- and Informationmanagement (FIM),
Technical University of Munich and Augsburg University, Germany
05/2013 - 10/2013Visiting Scholar,
University of Toronto and Ryerson University, Canada
10/2007 - 04/2011B.Sc., Mathematics,
Technical University of Munich, Germany
08/2007 Leaving Certificate,
Glenstal Abbey School, Ireland



Research interests

Main: Financial Economics, Financial Mathematics (Stochastic Volatility, Forex)

Additional: Financial Econometrics, Industrial Organization

Articles in peer-reviewed journals

Working paper

  • "Competition in the credit rating market: Does a state-run credit rating agency increase market efficiency?"


  • Tutorial Microeconomics, Fall 2014, Fall 2015
  • Tutorial Macroeconomics, Spring 2015, Spring 2016
  • Tutorial Industrial Organization, Fall 2016, Spring 2017
  • Tutor for Public Finance 3, Spring 2015, Spring 2016
  • Seminar Public Finance 6, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017