Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research

Combining scientific research and economic policy advice, our research activities focus on

- Economic policy
- Labour economics
- Consumption and household finance
- Macroeconomics
- Social and family policy
- Sports economics

The strategic success of the Institute lies in the conduct of intensive basic research, which forms the basis for consulting services to governments and private organizations.

Methods used

For our economic policy analyses we use econometric methods, quantitative methods for simulations and computations based on general equilibrium models:

- Microeconometrics
- Machine learning
- Numerical methods with applications to dynamic programming

For more information on the research activities and publications of our team members, please refer to their personal profile within this website. Most of the recent papers, books and presentations are available for download.

Fields of expertise