CSIL is an independant research and consutling company specialising in applied economic research and evaluation with a specific expertise on EU regional development, competitiveness , industrial, research and innovation policies. Its main clients include different services of the European Commission, European Parliament, the European Investment Bank, and other national, European and international institutions.
- Training : as a recognised leader in the methodology CBA, CSIL has gained significant experience in the field of trainign for economists and professionals. In collaboration with the university of Milan, they annually organise the Summer School on 'Cost-benefit analysis of investment projetcs' (2019 - 9th edition)
- Market research : since its establishement CSIL has been monitoring the market of various industrial sectors worldwide. Today, CSIL is a leading research institute focusing on the furniture and furnishing industries (from raw materials up to finished products). CSIL ows and manages a sector statistcis database colelting national data of consumtion, production, tarde and the main demand determinants for 100 countries, and a rich up-to-date company database.
As a renewed centre of excellence for the analysis and research of economic development and its drivers, CSIL has contributed to several studies and research projects in the field of cluster development, entrepreneurship, support to growth and innovation of SMEs, socio-impacts of research and innovation investement , digital agenda and technological megatrends, internationalisation, market analysis and infrastructural development.
These people work for CSIL - Centre for Industrial Studies