News & Opinions

Inequality in Austria is higher than expected - 23 Nov 2020

The 10 percent of the Austrian population with the highest income earn more than three times the Austrian average and seven times more than the lowest-income half of the population. read more

No quick recovery in sight, coronavirus risks looming large - 12 Nov 2020

wiiw just released its new economic forecasts and analysis for Eastern Europe read more

Belarus: What next? - 28 Oct 2020

wiiw invited three experts from Belarus to discuss the most urgent economic policy challenges for the country in light of the current crisis. Watch the video here. read more

Recent Publications


No Quick Recovery in Sight, with Coronavirus Risks Looming Large

wiiw Forecast Reports read more


Monthly Report No. 11/2020

wiiw Monthly Reports read more


Non-Tariff Measures and the Quality of Imported Products

wiiw Working Papers read more

Upcoming Events

25  November 2020    3:00 pm

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW).

Thomas Lindner, PhD, MIM, BSc, Vera Kunczer, M.Sc. (both Vienna University of Economics and Business)

Webinar: Multinational firms' pace of expansion within host countries: How high rates of pro-market reform hamper the local exploitation of foreign expansion knowledge

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26  November 2020    4:00 pm

In cooperation with Oesterreichische Nationalbank.

Pol Antràs, Robert G. Ory Professor of Economics, Harvard University

Global Economy Lecture: Globalization and Pandemics (Webinar)

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01  December 2020    9:00 am

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW).

Julia Grübler, MSc und Mag. Dipl.-Ing. Oliver Reiter (beide wiiw)

Webinar: Handelsbeschränkungen

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Projects in Focus

Support the RCC Secretariat to prepare a diagnostic report to analyse the progress and conduct an evaluation of results related to the Multi-annual Action Plan for a Regional Economic Area (MAP REA) in the Western Balkans

Client: Regional Cooperation Council (RCC)
Duration: March 2020 - July 2020 read more

SEE Jobs Gateway

Client: The World Bank
Duration: July 2016 - March 2020 read more

Production of skills supply and demand forecasts

Client: European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP)
Duration: July 2016 - June 2020 read more