Matthias Bannert

The BGKI.net, is the business climate index for the Lake Constance region, available immediately through a portal of Thurgau economic Institute at the University of Konstanz (TWI). Companies from Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein participate in the BGKI.net to a meaningful forecast for the future economic development to get the Lake Constance. The BGKI.net was carried out so far by Constance consulting e.V., the student management consultancy HTWG Konstanz, University and media bar. The integration of the TWI as a project partner ensures the consolidation of the BGKI.net. The TWI offers the perfect setting for the BGKI.net with its regional focus of unique business climate index and the project scientifically linked the skills at the Department of Economics of the University of Konstanz. Constance consulting e.V. will provide marketing and publicity and public relations of the BGKI.net in best way.

Students Matthias Bannert and Yonatan right Steiner (Mediabar), until end of 2008 included in this TWI, take over the implementation and statistical evaluation of surveys, as well as technical support. The new structure of cooperation is a good basis for the further development of the BGKI.net. The autumn collection of BGKI.net starts on 5 November. Participating companies receive exclusive access to detailed and specific evaluations. More and more companies participate, the benefit is greater. That is why we would like to remind, that the next wave of the survey starts. For more information about the participation and General news are available on the website. Information to the BGKI.net and the project partners BGKI.net developed the BGKI.net by Lake Constance consulting e.V., student management consultancy.

Modern statistical techniques based on Lake Constance offers business climate index (BGKI.net) a picture of the current economic situation in the Lake Constance region as well as a forecast of future development. Base of the BGKI.net is the regular survey of companies from the neighbouring States of Lake Constance. Structures and Fluctuations in economic development will be more transparent. Decision makers from economics, management and policy offers the BGKI.net valuable additional information to the economic development and the economic expectations around Lake Constance. TWI, the Thurgau economic Institute as to Institute of the University of Konstanz and cross-border Popstars project is a Centre for experimental economics. In addition, the work focuses of the Institute that is closely linked with the Department of Economics of regional economic issues. Constance consulting e.V. Constance consulting e.V. is an innovative student project at the University of Konstanz. BC advises companies and students provides exciting insight into business processes. Companies learn the dynamics of student work based on the latest scientific developments in business administration and management science.