Welcome to my website.
I am a Post-doctoral researcher at the Department of Political Science of the University of Zurich and I am part of the ERC project WELFAREPRIORITIES in which we study political divides among voters and elites and potentials for solidaristic social policy reforms.
In my work I focus on welfare politics, public opinion, and party competition. Please find more detail about my work here.
Enggist, Matthias, Silja Häusermann, and Michael Pinggera (2022): Increased solidarity with the working population, at the expense of old age pensions – Panel-data evidence on the effect of the COVID-experience on welfare preferences in Spain, Germany and Sweden. Journal of European Public Policy.