The potential capacity of the Swiss domestic labor force is declining due to an ageing society. Estimates show that by 2030, the number of people leaving the workforce will be about 65 % higher than those entering it. Avenir Suisse develops strategies for an efficient labor market, greater integration of women in the workforce, a lasting social partnership, and a modern and innovative educational system. Immigration will remain an important factor to satisfy the labor market’s need for qualified specialist staff.
No Laughing Matter
A new Avernir Suisse study highlights the potential dangers of a Swiss ‘go it alone’ strategy on climate change.