08 Août Swiss industry’s innovative capacity 1997–2014: reassessed
Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) August 2018
Authors: Hans-Peter Herzig, Rita Hofmann, Claudia Schärer, Peter Seitz
Main themes: innovation
Nature of publication: study
Switzerland regularly comes top of rankings evaluating countries’ innovative capacity. Despite this positive assessment, an increasing number of voices are noting an alarming decline in the innovative capacity of Swiss industry. Where does the truth lie?