This edition includes sessions on health and well-being, education and labour market, families, gender, ethnic minorities and migration, politics and attitudes, survey methodology, and longitudinal methods.
A new study investigates how and for whom relations with neighbors changed during the pandemic and how these changes impacted subjective well-being and trust in other people.
We rethought our documentation webpage. All the information concerning the SHP documentation is now compiled on one page and easily accessible.
Diese Erhebung wurde im Frühjahr 2022 durchgeführt.
The programme of the 27th Summer School in Social Science Methods in Lugano is out now. Registration is open.
This wave provides insights into vote intention in federal elections, vote decision in popular votes, opinion on various issues related to the war in the Ukraine (like the reception of Ukrainian refugees, energy policy, security policy, etc.).
The ESS Scientific Advisory Board has completed its selection. The rotating modules for the European Social Survey Round 12 are „Personal & social wellbeing“ and „Attitudes to immigrants and refugees“.
The 12th International Conference of Panel Data Users in Switzerland will take place at the University of Lausanne in June 14-15, 2023. Submit your session proposal or your abstract for a presentation or a poster until February 27, 2023.
Wir laden alle Forschenden ein, Vorschläge für das ISSP Modul «Digital Societies»zu unterbreiten. Einreichungsfrist: 24. April 2023.
The second edition of data for Round 10 is out, including Switzerland. The fieldwork, done during the Covid pandemic, included in particular & in addition to the usual topics questions on democracy & digitalized social contacts, as well as on Covid.
Register now for the public event „Paving the way for the future“ that will take place at the University of Bern on January 18, 2023.
From 20 to 22 September 2022, Carlo Pisano and Domingo Scisci from DASSI, the Italian data archive for social sciences and CESSDA service provider, visited FORS.
The ISSP is glad to announce the publication of the final release of the international ISSP 2019 Social Inequality V data file (ZA7600_v3.0.0), including data from Switzerland and 28 other countries from six continents.
Diese Plattform vereint Forschende der Fakultät für Sozial- und Staatswissenschaften (SSP) der Universität Lausanne und FORS, die im Rahmen des Forschungsprogramms FORS-SSP zusammenarbeiten.
The ISSP is very pleased to announce its first ISSP User Conference on Social Inequality, which will be held online on December 12, 2022. The Call for Abstracts is now open. The deadline for submissions is October 15, 2022.
Interview mit den Professoren Eugène Horber und Benedetto Lepori an der diesjährige Summer School in Social Science Methods an der Universität der italienischen Schweiz (USI).
A new initiative asks for a better acknowledgment of the interests of the SSH domain among policy makers. Read the position paper and sign the letter of support.
We offer four free webinars on the following topics: Informed consent (27.09.22), Documentation (11.10.2022), Anonymisation of quantitative data (1.11.22) and Anonymisation of qualitative data (22.11.22).
Issue edited by Nathalie Giger, Denise Traber and Anke Tresch. Published in the Swiss Political Science Review.
FORS replication service ist eine kostenlose Lösung für Zeitschriften und Forschende, um die gemeinsame Nutzung der Replikationsmaterialien, die den Publikationen zugrunde liegen, zu erleichtern.
Am Projekt sind acht Schweizer Universitäten, das Liechtenstein-Institut und FORS beteiligt. FORS ist verantwortlich für die Datenerhebung.
The ISSP is glad to announce the publication of the first partial data release of the ISSP 2020 Environment IV (ZA7650_v1.0.0) with data from 14 countries, including Switzerland.
The new data portal will allow users to search and download European Social Survey data on 18,000 questions and variables contained in 60 downloadable data files.
SHARE, the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe, is a research infrastructure for studying the effects of health, social, economic and environmental policies over the life-course of European citizens and beyond. In Switzerland, SHARE is conducted by FORS and the UNIL.