March 2, 2021 | Documents

Coronavirus crisis is exacerbating inequality in Switzerland

A recent study published by the KOF (Swiss Economic Institute), and co-financed by E4S and the Federal Office of Public Health shows that inequalities have increased with the Covid-19 health crisis. The economic impact of the COVID-​19 pandemic is being felt across all social strata. However, low-​income households are suffering particularly as a result of […]

December 9, 2020 | Documents

Find out more about consumption in Switzerland: Monitoring Consumption in Switzerland

In two short explanatory videos, Prof. Rafael Lalive presents the tool “Monitoring Consumption in Switzerland”

July 31, 2020 | Documents

Monitoring consumption in Switzerland

The project “Monitoring Consumption Switzerland” has used payment data to examine consumer behaviour after the reopening of the shops after the lockdown, and how this is impacted by the Covid-19 crisis.