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?
Funded by SNF
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.
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.
Network representations and network models form the basis for the study of complex systems.
Economic geography - how is economic activity distributed in physical space?