Ongoing projects include:

  • EDIT - Electronic Database of Investment Treaties; 
  • DESTA (Design of Trade Agreements) - The project aims to systematically collect data on various types of preferential trade agreements (PTAs);
  • TRADEM (Trade and Democracy) - The project’s main objective is to develop new and test existing arguments related to the types of outside-in effects through trade agreements that lead to positive or negative effects for various types of democracy parameters
  • Global Value Chains and Provisions in PTAs - The project builds on the existing Design of Trade Agreements dataset and uses inputs from the EDIT dataset on bilateral investment treaties and the Big Data project
  • Labor Standards Compliance and Buyer-Supplier Relations in Global Supply Chains (2022-ongoing):
  • BRICS - Globalisation and Labour Protections (2017-2022); 
  • NRP73 - Switzerland’s Sustainability Footprint: Economic and Legal Challenges (2017-2021)
  • CLI_M_CO2: Framing Environmental Degradation, Human Mobility and Human Devel­opment as a Matter of Common Concern (2017-2021); 
  • Heterogeneity - Regulatory heterogeneity in international trade: from measures to sys­tems (2018-2022)