University of St.Gallen
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Research Institute for Labour Economics and Labour Law (FAA)

phone +41 (0)71 224 28 00
fax +41 (0)71 224 28 07
street Tellstrasse 2
post code & city 9000 St.Gallen
publications papers (1117)
projects project entries (13)
persons members of staff (9)
institute overview The Research Institute for Labour Economics and Labour Law (FAA-HSG) is dedicated to conducting research on problems in labour markets, the relationships between employers and employees as well as their organisations from an economic, legal and social science-perspective.

The institute is devoted to research in the following key areas:

- Economic and social science labour market research
- Company wage and personnel policy
- Employment relationships and tariff policy
- Social insurance benefits and social policies
- Multinational corporations, direct investments and employment
- Public, private and collective labour law
- Legal comparisons between private and public personnel and public service law
- Legal comparisons between Germany and Switzerland