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Economics - Innovation - 14.12.2015
Using algorithms to make a campaign go viral
Using algorithms to make a campaign go viral
14. SThAR, an EPFL spin-off, draws on large quantities of tele data to identify where and when to deliver a message most effectively.

Economics - Career - 01.07.2014
Obstacles in the application of equality between men and women
Obstacles in the application of equality between men and women
On July 1, 1996, the law on equality became part of the Swiss Constitution. 18 years later, the balance sheet shows that many improvements are still to be made, especially in the world of work.

Economics - 21.09.2012
Avoiding data jams
Avoiding data jams
In gigantic server farms around the world, billions of database entries are queried every second. Researchers have developed a system that drastically improves the circulation of this flow of information.

Health - Economics - 01.05.2012
Actelion ensures his future with Macitentan
Actelion ensures his future with Macitentan
Actelion announced today that initial analysis indicates that the pivotal, long-term, event-driven study SERAPHIN with macitentan, a novel dual endothelin receptor antagonist, in 742 patients sufferi

Economics - 29.11.2011
Gross median wage of CHF 5979
Gross median wage of CHF 5979
According to the first results from the Swiss Earnings Structure Survey conducted by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO), the gross median wage was CHF 5979 per month in 2010.

Economics - 17.05.2011
Substantial sums for research and development
Substantial sums for research and development
In an international comparison, Swiss companies spent substantial sums on their research and development (R&D) activities in 2008.

Career - Economics - 02.05.2011
Excellent job market for PhDs
Excellent job market for PhDs
An analysis of the labor market situation for female university graduates shows that the conditions for doctoral graduates in Switzerland are very good: Five years after the doctorate, the unemployment rate is just 0.

Linguistics / Literature - Economics - 25.11.2010
Plurilingual Switzerland
Plurilingual Switzerland
Switzerland deals flexibly and pragmatically with plurilingualism. It does this successfully. Nevertheless, immigration and increasing international integration are posing new challenges to schools, economy and administration.

Economics - Administration - 16.02.2010
R&D expenditures by enterprises: sharp rise
R&D expenditures by enterprises: sharp rise
Private enterprises spent almost CHF 12 billion on research and development activities (R&D) they conducted in Switzerland in 2008.

Economics - 20.05.2008
Ein relativer Fluch
In den 90er Jahren propagierten Ökonomen und Politologen die Theorie des "Fluchs der natürlichen Ressourcen".