May Briefing: Water, Air, and Climate Change: Energy and Environmental Policy in Switzerland and the United States

Switzerland is phasing out nuclear energy—increasing its dependence on imported energy sources. The United States, meanwhile, is headed for energy independence in the near future…

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April Briefing: Innovation: Switzerland and the United States Still Top the Charts

Both countries regularly receive highest rankings in global-innovation indices—whether for business, entrepreneurship, technology, science, or education. Why?

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March Briefing: Switzerland and the European Union: Balancing National Sovereignty and Strong EU Connections

Switzerland is one of only a handful of Western European countries that is not a member of the European Union. Nevertheless, the ties between Switzerland and the EU are close.

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