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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24  April 2024    4:00 pm CEST

Economist Olga Pindyuk and Deputy Director Richard Grieveson will present wiiw's new economic forecasts for CESEE in 2024-26.

wiiw Spring Economic Forecast for Central, East and Southeast Europe (CESEE)

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30  April 2024    2:00 pm CEST

Delve into the evolution of China's industrial policy discourse from 1979 to 2023 in a seminar led by Lucas Erlbacher.

The evolution of reform-era Chinese industrial policy debates (1979 - 2023)

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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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28  May 2024    2:00 am CEST

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

Join Julian Hinz & Sonali Chowdhry as they discuss the firm-level effects of embargoes

Shooting down trade: Firm-level effects of embargoes

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Project in Focus

New EU own resources: possibilities and limitations of steering effects and sectoral policy co-benefits

Client: European Parliament
Duration: March 2021 - August 2021 read more