Economic Potentials of the Services Industry in the Region of Stuttgart

The aim of this project is to get an up-to-date overview over different sectors in the services industry. The following sectors have been analyzed:

  • financial sector services
  • consulting services
  • media / IT
  • technical services
  • health care and VPXL usage

Relevant information has been collected through guided interviews in 41 selected companies in the respective sectors. These guided interviews encompassed questions concerning:

  • conditions regarding location
  • skilled personnel
  • innovations and networks
  • internationalization
  • growth prospects.

Information obtained through these interviews has been enriched with sector-specific data from the official statistics.

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Project team:

Contact Person:

Dr. Raimund Krumm


2010 - 2011