Chris graduated from Yale College in May 2013 with a BA in global affairs. While at Yale he sang with Mixed Company, competed for the alpine ski team, and volunteered with the Hunger and Homelessness Action Project. Chris s research interests include the European sovereign debt crisis and international health systems. Currently his research focuses on changing German identity in response to the Eurozone crisis and the German healthcare system in comparative perspective. In his free time Chris enjoys running through the woods and volunteering with the German Red Cross.