Johannes Wiedemann

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Graduate School Student



  • BA University of Konstanz (ranked no. 1 in cohort)
  • MSc London School of Economics (with distinction)
  • MA Yale University
  • MPhil Yale University


Johannes pursues a combined PhD in political science and economics. His research revolves around firms’ political activities, their allocative effects, and the role of democratic accountability, particularly in the context of regulatory enforcement.

He holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Konstanz (Germany), and an MSc from the London School of Economics. Before coming to Yale, he worked at the World Bank in Washington, DC, and completed internships in India and Egypt.


  • Political Economy