News & Opinions

BRICS Plus: New World Order after the Pax Americana? - 08 Apr 2024

The political and economic interests of the heterogeneous group of countries are too diverse to seriously jeopardise Western supremacy. However, as a bloc, they would be in a position to pressure the West because of their huge energy reserves read more

wiiw is hiring an Economic Data Specialist (m/f/d) - 04 Apr 2024

Main responsibilities include data research, data preparation, data management and the deelopment of visualisations read more

wiiw sucht eine(n) Industrie-/Handelsökonom/in (m/w/d) - 04 Apr 2024

Der oder die KandidatIn betreibt angewandte empirische Forschung und erweitert unser Fachwissen über Industrie- und Handelspolitik. read more

wiiw sucht eine(n) Projektmanager/In (m/w/d) - 04 Apr 2024

Der oder die KandidatIn wird Forschungsprojekte, Projektanträge und Projektveranstaltungen koordinieren. read more

Recent Publications


How Far from Full Employment? The European Unemployment Problem Revisited

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Working from Home and Mental Well-being in the EU at Different Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Gendered Look at Key Mediators

wiiw Working Papers read more


Monthly Report No. 3/2024

wiiw Monthly Reports read more

Upcoming Events

23  April 2024    2:00 pm CEST

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW) and European University Institute (EUI).

Discover with Angela Cheptea & Sylvanus Kwaku Afesorgbor the causal impact of economic sanctions on both food prices and food security.

The impacts of economic sanctions on food (prices) security: Evidence from targeted countries

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24  April 2024    10:00 am CEST

Welche ökonomischen Folgen hat Russlands Krieg gegen die Ukraine?

Pressekonferenz - Frühjahrs-Konjunkturprognose Osteuropa

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13  May 2024    8:30 am CEST

In cooperation with Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs (BMEIA) & Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) .

The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (wiiw) invites you to our Spring Seminar 2024!

Spring Seminar 2024: Danube Region in Transition Mode, Again

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Projects in Focus

Regional Cooperation in EU-CEE and Lessons for the Western Balkans

Client: Bertelsmann Stiftung
Duration: June 2021 - May 2022 read more

Determinants and Effects of Foreign Direct Investments in Austria: New Insights from Microdata

Client: Austrian Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs
Duration: October 2021 - February 2022 read more

Functional division of labour in EU value chains

Client: Hans Böckler Stiftung
Duration: January 2022 - December 2022 read more

Russia Monitor

Client: German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK)
Duration: January 2023 - April 2024 read more