Direct democracy in Switzerland
Until the turn of the millennium, it was an exception for a popular initiative to be adopted. In more recent times, successful initiatives are on the rise. For a majority of these initiatives there were and are legal challenges with regard to their implementation. This is addressed by the project group direct democracy in Switzerland.
The implementation of successful citizens‘ initiatives
Project leader: Andreas Glaser
Project collaborators: Corina Fuhrer, Nagihan Musliu, Liana Sala
Funding source: Swiss National Science Foundation
Research database UZH