About us

Our Mission

Our aim is to promote and advance economic research in Switzerland and to improve the collaboration between the domestic and international research community. An important focus lies also on the promotion of young economist by providing them with the appropriate platform to present their scientific work.

Board of Directors

Yvan Lengwiler, University of Basel (President)
Kurt Schmidheiny, University of Basel
Blaise Melly, University of Bern
Thierry Madies, University of Fribourg
Philipp Krueger, University of Geneva
Rahul Mukherjee, Graduate Institute for International and Development Studies, Geneva
Adrian Bruhin, University of Lausanne
Patricia Funk, University of Lugano
Manuel Oechslin, University of Lucerne
Milad Zarin-Nejadan, University of Neuchâtel
Reto Föllmi, University of St. Gallen
Rainer Winkelmann, University of Zurich
Marko Köthenbürger, ETH Zurich
Boris Zürcher, State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO
Sylvia Kaufmann, Study Center Gerzensee
Carlos Lenz, Swiss National Bank

Executive Committee

Yvan Lengwiler, University of Basel
Monika Bütler, University of St.Gallen
Rafael Lalive, University of Lausanne

Secretary

Nina Hugelshofer, Swiss National Bank

Treasurer

Margreth Isenschmid, Swiss National Bank

Editorial Board of the SJES

Rafael Lalive, University of Lausanne (Editor-in-Chief)
Martin Brown, University of St. Gallen
Volker Grossmann, University of Fribourg
Cédric Tille, Graduate Institute for International and Development Studies, Geneva

Revisors

Urs Muller, Verband Schweizerischer Kantonalbanken
Matthias Pfammatter, Eidgenössische Zollverwaltung

Byelaws

The byelaws of the society are only available in german . The latest revision is from 14 June 2018.

Protocols of the General Assembly

The protocols are in german and/or french.