Month: February 2014

Is SWOT analysis a valuable tool for formulating local development strategies still today?

SWOT Matrix

The SWOT analysis is a tool widely used when formulating both strategic plans for companies and local development plans.
Having acknowledged the importance of this tool when formulating territorial strategies, this short article addresses the following question: “ against the current fast-changing world, is SWOT analysis a valuable analytical tool for setting up territorial strategies still today? ”