Philip ZilkeMarket Design
Philip Zilke joined ZEW’s Research Unit “Market Design” as a researcher in April 2021. His research interests extend across the field of market design, with a particular interest in applied auction theory and mechanism design.
He graduated with a master’s of science degree in mathematics in business and economics from the University of Mannheim. During his studies, he focused on game theory, financial mathematics, and algebraic number theory. Following his master’s degree, he worked as a financial mathematician in auditing and management consulting at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Currently, he is pursuing his PhD at the University of Cologne, supervised by Professor Nicolas Fugger.