News & Opinions

Silk Belts and Roads in the 21st century

The FIW policy brief by Julia Grübler and Robert Stehrer discusses the evolution of the ancient trading network across Eurasia and its potential for the Austrian economy. read more

wiiw Opinion Corner: Is there an economic rationale for Poland – and other EU-CEE countries – to join the euro area?

A critical commentary by wiiw Economist Leon Podkaminer read more

Job offer / Stellenausschreibung wiiw Bibliothek

Das wiiw sucht eine/n engagierte/n Bibliothekar/in und Informationsmanager/in als Karenzvertretung und zur Verstärkung unseres internationalen Teams. read more

Recent Publications


Monthly Report No. 2/2017

wiiw Monthly Reports read more


Energy Tariff Reform in Ukraine: Estimated Effects and Policy Options

wiiw Research Reports read more


Tradability of Output and the Current Account: An Empirical Investigation for Europe

wiiw Working Papers read more

Upcoming Events

28  February 2017    5:00 pm

Andrei V. Belyi, University of Eastern Finland

Russia’s energy sector and the western sanctions

wiiw Other Seminars

08  March 2017    4:00 pm

Johannes Wiegand, IMF Research Department

Taking Stock of Monetary and Exchange Regimes in Emerging Europe

wiiw Other Seminars

16  March 2017    10:00 am

Presentation of latest growth forecast for 22 countries of Central, East and Southeast Europe

wiiw Spring Forecast 2017

wiiw Press Conferences

20  March 2017    3:00 pm

Yvonne Wolfmayr, Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO)

Import Competition in Services: Firm Survival, Firm Growth and Implied Changes in Employment

FIW-wiiw Seminars in International Economics

27  March 2017    5:00 pm

Panel discussion on the post-2020 Multi-annual Financial Framework of the EU

Policy Perspectives for European Integration

30  March 2017    9:00 am

wiiw Spring Seminar 2017

wiiw Spring Seminars

Project in Focus

Labour market development of Austria and East Europe in Comparison

Client: Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection
Duration: November 2016 - December 2016 read more