Dr. Jan Philip Weber works as an economist at the financial market stability department of the German Federal Ministry of Finance. Before, he was a senior economist in the German cooperative banking sector for more than a decade. Mr. Weber also worked as a research assistant and lecturer at the Free University in Berlin. Since 2018, he is a Research Associate at the University of Regensburg. Mr. Weber studied economics at the Free University in Berlin and the Handelshögskolan in Gothenburg. He received his Ph.D. in economics at the Regensburg University. Furthermore, he has been awarded the title Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA).