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Pirmin Stöckle

Pirmin Stöckle
Social Sciences

Pirmin Stöckle is a doctoral student at the Center for Doctoral Studies in Social and Behavioral Sciences (CDSS) at the University of Mannheim. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Politics and Public Administration at the University of Konstanz and holds a Master's Double Degree in Political Science from the University of Konstanz and Pompeu Fabra University Barcelona.

Before joining the CDSS, Pirmin gained professional experience as a consultant in the market research industry. During this time, he conducted and analyzed empirical survey studies on, e.g., pricing, customers' decision-making, and brand image, with a focus on putting to use insights from Behavioral Economics.

His current research interests center around the dynamics of attitude formation, social behavior, and its measurement using advanced methods and new modes of data collection.