Open access in Switzerland: study on converting the publication system

A study commissioned by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) and swissuniversities has investigated various scenarios for converting the academic publication system in Switzerland more towards open access.

For the first time, the study examines the current financial flows in academic publishing for Switzerland. Furthermore, it reveals the potential financial impact of converting the academic publication system in favour of more open access.

Cambridge Economic Policy Associates Ltd (2016). Financial Flows in Swiss Scientific Publishing (external link). Zenodo. 

Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) press release (external link)