About Us

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The Institute for Research on Management of Associations, Foundations and Co-operatives (VMI) is the competence center for nonprofit management in the German-speaking area.

The VMI is an institute of the faculty of economic and social sciences at the University of Fribourg/CH. We do interdisciplinary research in the fields of management of associations and other nonprofit organizations and analyze the development of the third sector between market and state for 40 years on national and international level.