Pia Pinger is a professor at the University of Cologne. She completed her PhD in Economics at the University of Mannheim in 2013. Her main research interests revolve around the formation of human capital (education and health economics) and applied microeconometrics.

Pia joined the IZA network as a Research Affiliate in February 2010 and became a Research Fellow in July 2015. She also collaborates closely with the local research team at IZA as an Associated Member.


IZA Publications

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13729
Laura Ehrmantraut, Pia Pinger, Renske Stans
IZA Discussion Paper No. 13387
conditionally accepted: Journal of Political Economy
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11537
published in: Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, 2018, 75, 66-75
IZA Discussion Paper No. 11158
published in: Journal of Political Economy, 2021, 129 (9), 2504 -2545
IZA Discussion Paper No. 9648
Pia Pinger, Isabel Ruhmer-Krell, Heiner Schumacher
published in: Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2016, 128, 14-34
IZA Discussion Paper No. 5289
substantially revised version published as 'Maintaining (Locus of) Control? Data Combination for the Identification and Inference of Factor Structure Models' in: Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2016, 31(3), 734-755