Christian Diem

PhD Candidate, CSH Vienna & Vienna University for Economics and Business

Christian Diem has been a PhD candidate at the WU—Vienna University of Economics and Business and the Complexity Science Hub Vienna since 2019.


Christian holds a bachelor’s degree in international financial services from the University of Liechtenstein and a master’s degree in quantitative finance from the WU—Vienna University of Economics and Business.


His research interests lie in the area of systemic risk in financial markets. Christian’s first work was concerned with optimally rewiring interbank networks to reduce systemic risk. Currently he is working on the OeNB Jubilee Fund project “Data-driven multi-layer network approaches to quantifying systemic risk”.