News & Opinions

Falling Behind and Catching Up – Southeast Europe

For more than two years, wiiw economists and researchers from SEE analysed reasons for & ways out of the Balkans’ development trap. The results are on the wiiw Balkan Observatory website. read more

wiiw Reality Check: An economist’s tale

Michael Landesmann reflects on major structural changes having taken place in CESEE over the past 25 years of transition & shares his view of key developments of the decade to come. read more

Job Opening

wiiw is looking for a statistician, starting in September 2016. read more

Recent Publications

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Structural Change and Global Value Chains in the EU

wiiw Working Papers read more

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Identifying Revealed Comparative Advantages in an EU Regional Context

wiiw Research Reports read more

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Monthly Report No. 7-8/2016

wiiw Monthly Reports read more

Upcoming Events

20  September 2016    5:00 pm

Anna Iara

Targeted reforms instead of more fiscal integration ? What is the future for the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) going to be like?

Policy Perspectives for European Integration

22  September 2016    10:00 am

Mario Pianta, University of Urbino Carlo Bo, Italy

The space for an industrial policy in Europe

Policy Perspectives for European Integration

Projects in Focus

Studies assessing the impact of other European Union policies on economic, social and territorial cohesion

Client: European Commission, DG Regional Policy
Duration: March 2014 - February 2017 read more

Current developments in Central-, East- and Southeast Europe and the Danube Region with relevance for spatial development in Austria.

Client: Federal Chancellery of the Republic of Austria
Duration: September 2015 - May 2016 read more

Impact assessment related to the future development of Cohesion Policy and the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI Funds)

Client: European Commission, DG Regional Policy
Duration: March 2014 - February 2017 read more

Economic challenges of lagging regions

Client: European Commission, DG Regional Policy
Duration: January 2016 - December 2016 read more


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