She received her Ph.D. in Economics from Humboldt University Berlin. Prior to joining University of Vienna, she held positions at Goethe University Frankfurt and Johannes Kepler University Linz. Christine is interested industrial organization, competition policy, labor economics and applied microeconomics.
Her research has been published in international journals like the American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of the European Economic Association, Journal of Regulatory Economics, and Review of Financial Studies. She has also been a consultant on empirical questions and antitrust cases to various firms and government agencies.