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September 16, 2020 | Documents

Can the free movement of persons hurt the economy?

Jennifer Hunt and Rafael Lalive reply to questions concerning the impact of immigration on the economy, in the framework of the Swiss vote on the free movement of persons on Sept 27th, 2020.

June 8, 2020 | Documents

How Reskilling Can Soften the Economic Blow of Covid-19

Not all industries suffered of the Covid-19 crisis: the healthcare sector, for instance, saw demand grow, as did schools, in some parts of the world, and online retail.

May 19, 2020 | Documents

Job search during the COVID-19 lockdown

Job-seekers during the Corona crisis are making significantly less effort to find a new job. In addition to the lack of suitable job offers, fear of infection by jobseekers plays a decisive role, as does the increased need for childcare for mothers.

May 3, 2020 | Documents

Corona crisis and the self-employed

The Corona crisis also has financial and psychological consequences for the self-employed.