Small Advanced Economies Initiative
7 member economies
Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland
Science & innovation
Understanding opportunities and challenges in era of rapid change.
Exchanging ideas, measuring impacts of policy for small advanced nations.
Foreign Affairs & Trade
Sharing insights and best practice in a globalising world.
About the Initiative
The Small Advanced Economies Initiative is a collaboration between Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, and Switzerland. All of the countries are advanced economies by International Monetary Fund standards, and are of similar scale in terms of population with around 5 to 10 million inhabitants.
Current work by the initiative includes research on science and innovation, economics, and international representation in small nations.
The resources on this website are available only to members of the Small Advanced Economies Initiative.
Enquiries can be directed to:
Policy Officer, Economic Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade