Marc Diederichs
Research staff

Marc Diederichs

Senior Research Officer


Marc did his Bachelor’s in Mainz and Paris and got his Master’s degree in Economics at the University of Mainz. Currently, Marc is a PhD candidate of the Graduate School for Economics, Finance, and Management in Frankfurt, Darmstadt and Mainz and is about to finish his thesis.

In 2022, Marc spent three months visiting Joshua Angrist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

His main research interests are network and health economics. 

Featured publications

PNAS, June 2022

Schools under mandatory testing can mitigate the spread of SARS-CoV-2

Marc Diederichs, Reyn van Ewijk, Ingo E. Isphording, Nico Pestel

PLOS ONE, March 2022

Is large-scale rapid CoV-2 testing a substitute for lockdowns?

Marc Diederichs, René Glawion, Peter G. Kremsner, Timo Mitze, Gernot J. Müller, Dominik Papies, Felix Schulz, Klaus Wälde