News & Opinions

The main challenges for EU industrial policy in the next decade - 27 Jan 2020

The EU needs to focus on innovation, China, cohesion and the Green New Deal. read more

Solving the mystery of weak wage growth in EU-CEE - 20 Jan 2020

Earnings have been slow to respond to tight labour markets because of the reforms which have reduced labour’s bargaining power. read more

2019 in review - 09 Jan 2020

China’s BRI, our CESEE forecasts, refugee integration, and the productivity puzzle all figured prominently last year. read more

Recent Publications

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The European Union’s Industrial Policy: What are the Main Challenges?

wiiw Policy Notes and Reports read more

Comparing Wage Levels and Developments in Europe: Mind the Data Source

wiiw Statistical Reports read more

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The Impact of Income Inequality on Household Indebtedness in Euro Area Countries

wiiw Working Papers read more

Upcoming Events

30  January 2020    3:00 pm

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW).

Eddy Bekkers, World Trade Organisation

Structural change in the Chinese economy and changing trade relations with the world

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30  January 2020    7:00 pm

In cooperation with The International Institute for Peace (IIP) and Österreichische Orient-Gesellschaft Hammer-Purgstall.

Book presentation and discussion

Iran in the International System Between Great Powers and Great Ideas

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10  February 2020    4:00 pm

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW).

Sebastian Petric, RBI and University of Oxford

Predictability of Financial Crises: The Impact of Fundamental, Policy-induced and Institutional Vulnerabilities on China Compared to other Emerging Markets

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14  February 2020    7:00 pm

Imshäuser Gespräch

Eine Europäische Seidenstraße – Konzepte, Chancen und Grenzen

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03  March 2020    3:00 pm

Fanny Dellinger, University of Innsbruck

The Welfare Magnet Hypothesis Revisited ? A Natural Experiment in Austria

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Project in Focus

Background paper contribution for the Industrial Development Report 2020 'The Future of Industrialization'

Client: UNIDO
Duration: November 2018 - March 2019 read more


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