Funded by SNF
Building a searchable database of the Swiss Parliament and analyzing how members of parliament have shaped the Swiss political landscape over the past 130 years.
Structural imbalances can induce a dynamics to resolve conflicts but also one that increases polarization. Are we able to address this problem from a formal perspective?
How to design and influence systems comprising a large number of interacting elements?
How can we measure, understand and improve the resilience of complex systems in general and social organisations in particular?
Economic networks - our research line for 15 years, now: credit, risk, ownership, R&D collaborations, trade
An economic collaboration network at large scale: 15.000 firms, 21.000 research alliances over 25 years
Methods for the study of large relational datasets, complex systems analysis, and time-stamped interactions.
The meta study of the scientific process, academic publishing and scientific careers.
Network representations and network models form the basis for the study of complex systems.
Economic geography - how is economic activity distributed in physical space?