Think tank

Schweizerisches Institut für Aussenwirtschaft und Angewandte Wirtschaftsforschung

Swiss Institute for International Economics and Applied Economic Research ‒ SIAW-HSG

St. Gallen, Switzerland

SIAW is a research institute at the University of St. Gallen that conducts research and consulting on relevant issues of economic policy. Economic policy advice must be based on thorough empirical research and a deep understanding of the process of policy making. Work at the institute is directed toward developing the methodological basis for policy advice, leading to policy recommendations in selected areas.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.siaw.unisg.ch

Address:
SIAW-HSG Bodanstrasse 8 CH-9000 St.Gallen Switzerland

Country:
Switzerland

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Switzerland, Europe, Global
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1943
Age (years)
Schweizerisches Institut für Aussenwirtschaft und Angewandte Wirtschaftsforschung
 78
Switzerland average
2021 
Global average
2021 
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Simon Evenett, Reto Follmi, Roland Hodler, Johannes Binswanger
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Schweizerisches Institut für Aussenwirtschaft und Angewandte Wirtschaftsforschung
 36
Switzerland average
 75
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Schweizerisches Institut für Aussenwirtschaft und Angewandte Wirtschaftsforschung
36% 
Switzerland average
38% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Schweizerisches Institut für Aussenwirtschaft und Angewandte Wirtschaftsforschung
 25%
Switzerland average
 29%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2019)
Schweizerisches Institut für Aussenwirtschaft und Angewandte Wirtschaftsforschung
 42
Switzerland average
 15,003
Global average
 24,322
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Schweizerisches Institut für Aussenwirtschaft und Angewandte Wirtschaftsforschung
 197
Switzerland average
 17,833
Global average
 15,211

Data notes

Last updated: 02/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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