L Alan Winters on Regionalism and the WTO

In a video interview Prof. L Alan Winters shares his concerns about currently negotiated ‘mega-regional’ trade agreements (TTIP and TPP) which go counter to a non-discriminatory multilateral trade system and exclude China read more

Recent Publications


Russian Federation 2015: From Stagnation to Recession and Back

wiiw Research Reports read more


Monthly Report No. 9/2015

wiiw Monthly Reports read more


Energy Efficiency and EU Industrial Competitiveness: Energy Costs and their Impact on Manufacturing Activity

wiiw Research Reports read more

Upcoming Events

29  October 2015    4:00 pm

Dario Guarascio, Sapienza University of Rome

Where does the surplus go? Disentangling the capital-labor distributive conflict

FIW-wiiw Seminars in International Economics read more

12  November 2015    10:00 am

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

wiiw Autumn Forecast 2015

wiiw Press Conferences read more

16  November 2015    4:00 pm

Kaushik Basu, Chief Economist and Senior Vice President World Bank

Globalization and the art of designing policy

Global Economy Lectures read more

30  November 2015    5:00 pm

Jan Fagerberg, University of Oslo; Ålborg University; Lund University

The Triple Challenge for Europe: The Economy, Climate Change and Governance

Policy Perspectives for European Integration read more

Project in Focus

Growth-Innovation-Competitiveness: fostering cohesion in Central and East Europe (GRINCOH)

Client: European Commission, 7th Framework Programme
Duration: April 2012 - March 2015 read more