Dr. Hannes Swoboda elected new wiiw President

The Board of Directors of the Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (wiiw) has elected Hannes Swoboda as new President of the wiiw. read more

Just released: wiiw Handbook of Statistics 2015

The wiiw Handbook contains updated and expanded macroeconomic statistics and key structural indicators for 21 CESEE economies, allowing comparisons across themes, countries and time. read more

In Memoriam Kazimierz Laski

With a special issue of the Monthly Report, wiiw commemorates its former Director of Research and one of the most important representatives of Post-Keynesian economics read more

Recent Publications


wiiw Handbook of Statistics 2015: Central, East and Southeast Europe

wiiw Handbook of Statistics read more

wiiw Handbook of Statistics 2015: Excel Tables

wiiw Handbook of Statistics - Excel Tables read more


Monthly Report No. 11/2015 - Special Issue in Memoriam Kazimierz Laski

wiiw Monthly Reports read more

Upcoming Events

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The European Asylum Crisis

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Projects in Focus

Socio-economic assessment of the Danube Region: state of the region, challenges and strategy development

Client: Ministerium für Finanzen und Wirtschaft Baden-Württemberg
Duration: July 2013 - October 2015 read more

Global Development Network Southeast Europe (GDN_SEE)

Client: Oesterreichische Nationalbank/Austrian Ministry of Finance
Duration: February 2009 - December 2015 read more

Productivity, Non-Tariff Measures and Openness (PRONTO)

Client: European Commission, 7th Framework Programme
Duration: February 2014 - January 2018 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 - December 2015 read more

Falling Behind and Catching Up in Southeast Europe (GDN)

Client: Oesterreichische Nationalbank/Jubilee Fund
Duration: January 2014 - December 2015 read more