Dr. Christian Basteck

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christian.basteck [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
D 123
Research Fellow of the Research Department


since October 2019 Research Fellow of the Research Unit Market Behavior, WZB (Berlin Social Science Center)

October 2016–September 2019 ECARES, Université libre de Bruxelles, Research Fellow (F.R.S.-FNRS)

March 2016–September 2016 Technical University of Berlin, Research & Teaching Assistant (postdoc)

March 2010–March 2016 Technical University of Berlin, Research and Teaching Assistant to Frank Heinemann, Chair of Macroeconomics

2016 PhD in Economic Sciences, Technical University of Berlin

2009 MSc Mathematics, Technical University of Berlin

Personal webpage

Research fields

game theory, mechanism & market design, fair allocation

Selected Publications

"Cognitive Ability and Games of School Choice", Games and Economic Behavior, 2018, joint with Marco Mantovani.

"Characterising Equilibrium Selection in Global Games with Strategic Complementarities", Journal of Economic Theory, 2013, joint with Tijmen Daniëls and Frank Heinemann.