Oriol Bosch is a PhD student at the Department of Methodology at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and a Researcher at the Research and Expertise Centre for Survey Methodology (RECSM). Oriol holds a BA in Political Science from Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) and an MSc in Survey Methods for Social Research from the University of Essex. Previously he worked as a Research Officer at the Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) at the University of Essex.
Oriol's main research topics are currently: survey methodology, data quality, web surveys, mobile devices and the use of new data types (e.g. images, Big Data and passive measurements) for survey research. In substantive fields, he is also interested in political behaviour, polarization and Fake News.
For his PhD, Oriol is developing a framework for combining online behavioural data and survey data. Besides, he will apply this framework to study echo chambers and the effect of Fake News on political attitudes and behaviours.