As a research hub, the Institute fosters interdisciplinary collaborations across borders in fields that are of common interest between HSG researchers and faculty members and our Latin American partners. The research is organized around three research centers.
Since 2017, regular visits to the Brazilian Amazon are organized, having benefited 100 students to gain unique insights from indigenous peoples and riverinos and to learn from their socio-economic enterpreneurship activities.
A Leading House Project investigated the impact of the Venezuelan migration on informal settlements in Brazilian and Colombian cities.
Several conference panel and a special journal issue were organized on the role of real estate developers.