Expertise

Extensive knowledge and experience in industrial and socio-economic policies. We carry out research and give you recommendations about the changes affecting manifacturing.

Annual Report

For over fifteen years, MET have been supporting government, national and regional administrations through a yearly basis report, focusing on one hand on the public policies set up by either European or national or regional institutions, and, on the other hand, on the needs expressed by firms according to the analysis of M.E.T. industrial survey database.

Organization

MET was founded has been established in 1992 by a group of scholars coming from several Italian universities (such as University of Rome- La Sapienza, University of Trento, University of Udine, University of Naples – L’Orientale, University of Perugia and LUISS- Guido Carli – Rome). MET is a private and independent research centre, not part of any government, university or company.

Mission

To study the Italian industrial structure and its evolution during recent years, with a particular interest for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), as well as through the assessment of the underpinning industrial policies at the European, national and regional levels.

Sample survey

Since 2006 M.E.T. carries out an extensive survey on Italian industrial firms studying both their structural characteristics and their main strategies in terms of investments, R&D, innovations and internationalization processes.

Research

M.E.T. has long since been drawing up a report on a yearly basis, focusing on one hand on the public policies set up by either European or national or regional institutions, and, on the other hand, on the needs expressed by firms according to the analysis of M.E.T. industrial survey database

Consultancy

Its main task is to provide consultancy through the production of detailed analyses studying the Italian industrial structure and its evolution during recent years, with a particular interest for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), as well as through the assessment of the underpinning industrial policies at the European, national and regional levels.

MET survey on italian firms

M.E.T.’s original industrial survey, carried out throughout the crisis since 2008, which represents so far the only micro-database on Italian firms at the national as well as regional level accounting for micro dimensions (1-9 employees).

Main characteristics

24000
Sample units per wave
5
Total waves
2015
Last survey's year
120400
Total firms interwieved

About us

Organization

MET was founded has been established in 1992 by a group of scholars coming from several Italian universities (such as University of Rome- La Sapienza, University of Trento, University of Udine, University of Naples – L’Orientale, University of Perugia and LUISS- Guido Carli – Rome). MET is a private and independent research centre, not part of any government, university or company.

Mission

To study the Italian industrial structure and its evolution during recent years, with a particular interest for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), as well as through the assessment of the underpinning industrial policies at the European, national and regional levels.