Michael Pinggera is a postdoctoral researcher at the Chair for Swiss Politics and Comparative Political Economy where he is . He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Zurich. His main research interests lie in the fields of welfare politics, public opinion, and party competition. Michael Pinggera is part of the ERC project WELFAREPRIORITIES which studies political divides among voters and elites and potentials for solidaristic social policy reforms.
Comparative Political Economy, Welfare States, Social Investment, Public Opinion, Party Competition.