Robert Stehrer

Deputy Director of Research

e-Mail: stehrer@wiiw.ac.at
Phone: (+43-1) 533 66 10-47

Robert Stehrer is Staff Economist and Deputy Scientific Director at wiiw. His research focuses on international integration, trade, technology, labour markets and applied econometrics. He worked on numerous projects for DG Employment and DG Enterprise and has played a leading role in major EU framework projects, notably in EU KLEMS (FP6) and WIOD (FP7). He studied economics at the Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria, and Sociology at the Institute for Advanced Studies (IAS) in Vienna and is lecturer of economics at the University of Vienna.

External Publications

Articles in refereed journals
  • 'Wither Panama? Construction a consistent and bilateral world SUT system including international trade and transport margins' (with Gerhard Streicher), Economic Systems Research, 2015, forthcoming
  • 'Slicing up global value chains' (with Gaaitzen De Vries, Abdul Azeez Erumban, Bart Los and Marcel Timmer), Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 28, No. 2, 2014, pp. 99-118
  • 'Cars “Made in Europe”' (with Doris Hanzl-Weiss), Croatian Economic Survey, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2014, pp. 49-74 link
  • 'Offshoring and the Skill Structure of Labour Demand' (with Gaaitzen De Vries and Neil Foster-McGregor), Review of World Economics, Vol. 149, No. 4, 2013, pp. 631-662
  • 'Fragmentation, Income and Jobs. An Analysis of European Competitiveness' (with Gaaitzen De Vries, Bart Los and Marcel Timmer), Economic Policy, Vol. 28, No. 76, 2013, pp. 613-661
  • 'Value added content of trade: A comprehensive approach' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), Economics Letters, Vol. 120, No. 2, 2013, pp. 354-357
  • 'Access to finance and composition of funding during the crisis: A firm level analysis of Latin American countries' (with Sandra M. Leitner), Latin American Journal of Economics, Vol. 50, Nr. 2, 2013, pp. 1-47
  • 'The Construction of World Input-Output Database in the WIOD Project' (with Gaaitzen De Vries, Erik Dietzenbacher, Bart Los and Marcel Timmer), Economic Systems Research, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2013, pp. 71-98
  • 'Austrian Exporters – Unique or alike? New insights and missing puzzle pieces' (with Johannes Pöschl and Roman Stöllinger), Empirica, Vol. 39, No. 12, 2012, pp. 375-405 link
  • 'Goodwin or Kalecki in demand? Functional income distribution and aggregate demand in the short run' (with E. Stockhammer), Review of Radical Political Economy, Vol. 43, No. 4, 2011, pp. 506-522
  • 'Shapes and Determinants of Returns to Innovation' (with Sandra M. Leitner), Economics of Innovation and New Technology , Vol. 20, No. 8, 2011, pp. 777-795
  • 'The impact of preferential trade agreements on the margins of international trade' (with Neil Foster-McGregor and Johannes Pöschl), Economic Systems, Vol. 35, No. 1, 2011, pp. 84-97
  • 'Preferential trade agreements and the structure of international trade' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), Review of World Economics, Vol. 147, No. 3, 2011, pp. 385-409 link
  • 'Determinants of Regional Economic Growth by Quantile' (with Jesus Crespo-Cuaresma and Neil Foster-McGregor), Regional Studies, Vol. 45, No. 6, 2011, pp. 809-826 link
  • 'The Impact of Preferential Trade Agreements on Intra-Industry Trade' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), Review of World Economics, Vol. 147, No. 3, 2011, pp. 385-409 link
  • 'Migrants' Skills and Productivity: A European Perspective' (with Peter Huber and Michael Landesmann), National Institute Economic Review, No. 213, July 2010, R20-R34
  • 'The Role of Public Policy in Closing Foreign Direct Investment Gaps: An Empirical Analysis' (with Christian Bellak and Markus Leibrecht), Empirica, Vol. 37, No. 1, 2010, pp. 19-46
  • 'The Effects of Factor- and Sector-biased Technical Change Revisited', Economic Change and Restructuring, Vol. 43, 2010, pp. 65-94
  • 'Trade Integration, Outsourcing and Employment in Austria: A Decomposition Approach' (with Wolfgang Koller), Economic Systems Research, Vol. 22, No. 3, 2010, pp. 237-261
  • ''Attract FDI!' - A Universal Golden Rule? Empirical Evidence for OECD and Selected Non-OECD Countries' (with Julia Wörz), European Journal of Development Research, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2009, pp. 95-111
  • 'The Sector-Bias of Skill-Biased Technical Change and the Rising Skill Premium in Transition Economies' (with Piero Esposito), Empirica, Vol. 36, 2009, pp. 351-364
  • 'Sectoral Productivity, Density and Agglomeration in the Wider Europe' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), Spatial Economic Analysis, Vol. 4, No. 4, 2009, pp. 377-396 link
  • 'Industrial Diversity, Trade Patterns, and Productivity Dynamics' (with Julia Wörz), Review of Development Economics, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2009, pp. 356-372
  • 'Income Distribution, Technical Change and the Dynamics of International Economic Integration' (with Michael Landesmann), Metroeconomica/International Review of Economics, Vol. 58, No. 1, 2007, pp. 45-73
  • 'Modeling Transformation in CEECs Using Smooth Transitions' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 35, No. 1, 2007, pp. 57-86
  • 'Neighbours in Transition' (with Michael Peneder), National Institute Economic Review, No. 2000, April 2007
  • 'Modelling International Economic Integration: Patterns of Catching-Up and Foreign Direct Investment' (with Michael Landesmann), Economia Politica - Journal of Analytical and Institutional Economics, Vol. XXIII, No. 3, 2006, pp. 335-362
  • 'Goodwin's Structural Economic Dynamics: Modelling Schumpeterian and Keynesian Insights' (with Michael Landesmann), Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Vol. 17, No. 4, 2006, pp. 501-524
  • 'Technology Diffusion, International Competition and Effective Demand' (with Michael Landesmann), Revue d'Économie Industrielle, Vol. 105, No. 1, 2005, pp. 23-46
  • 'Dimensions of Quality Upgrading - Evidence for CEEC's' (with Uwe Dulleck, Neil Foster-McGregor and Julia Wörz), The Economics of Transition, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2005, pp. 51-76
  • 'Evolving Competitiveness of CEEC's in an Enlarged Europe' (with Michael Landesmann), Rivista di Politica Economica, Vol. XCII, No. I-II, 2003, pp. 23-88
  • 'International Outsourcing and the Skill-Specific Wage Bill in Eastern Europe' (with Peter Egger), The World Economy, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2003, pp. 61-72
  • 'Technological Convergence and Trade Patterns' (with Julia Wörz), Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv/Review of World Economics, Vol. 139, No. 2, 2003, pp. 1-28
  • 'Dynamics of Trade Integration and Technological Convergence', Economic Systems Research, Vol. 14, No. 3, 2002, pp. 219-244
  • 'Convergence Patterns and Switchovers in Comparative Advantage' (with Michael Landesmann), Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, Vol. 12, No. 4, 2001, pp. 399-423
  • 'Industrial Specialisation, Catching-up and Labour Market Dynamics' (with Michael Landesmann), Metroeconomica/International Review of Economics, Vol. 51, No. 1, 2000, pp. 67-101
Books (Monographs and editorship)
  • The Internationalisation of Business R&D (with Bernhard Dachs and Georg Zahradnik), New Perspectives on the Modern Corporation series, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2014
  • Industrial Productivity in Europe: Growth and Crisis (with Matilde Mas), Edward Elgar, 2012
  • Österreichs Außenwirtschaft 2010 (with Vasily Astrov, Sandra Bilek-Steindl, Fritz Breuss, Rahel Falk, Karolin Gstinig, Christoph Hammer, R. Kronberger, Raimund Kurzmann, Franz Nauschnigg, Leon Podkaminer, Björn Rabethge, Doris Ritzberger-Grünwald, Susanne Sieber, Egon Smeral, Roman Stöllinger and Waltraut Urban), Kompetenzzentrum, Vienna, December 2010
  • Strukturwandel und Beschäftigungsdynamik. Langfristige Trends und komplexe Modellierung sozio-ökonomischer Transformationen, Verlag Peter Lang, 2002
Articles in books
  • 'Introduction' (with Bernhard Dachs and Georg Zahradnik), The Internationalisation of Business R&D, Chapter 1, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2014
  • 'Host Country Determinants of R&D Internationalisation' (with Sandra M. Leitner), The Internationalisation of Business R&D, Chapter 9, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2014
  • 'Impacts of R&D Internationalisation on domestic R&D Activities' (with Sandra M. Leitner), The Internationalisation of Business R&D, Chapter 11, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2014
  • 'The gravity of cross-border R&D expenditure' (with Bernhard Dachs and Sandra M. Leitner), in: Thomas Scherngell (eds), The geography of networks and R&D collaborations, Advances in Spatial Science, Springer, 2013, forthcoming
  • 'The impact of recessions on labour market structure' (with John Hurley, Donald Storrie and Terry Ward), in: John Hurley, Enrique F. Macias and Donald Storrie (eds), Transformation of the employment structure in the EU and the US, 1995-2007, Chapter 10, Palgrave, 2012, pp. 244-278
  • 'Methodology' (with Enrique F. Macias and Terry Ward), in: John Hurley, Enrique F. Macias and Donald Storrie (eds), Transformation of the employment structure in the EU and the US, 1995-2007, Chapter 2, Palgrave, 2012, pp. 16-25
  • 'Internationalisation of business investments in R&D and analysis of their economic impact' (with Bernhard Dachs, Neil Foster-McGregor, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Gabor Hunya, Franziska Kampik, Sandra M. Leitner, Thomas Scherngell, Waltraut Urban and Georg Zahradnik), European Commission Directorate General for Research and Innovation, Luxembourg, 2012 link
  • ''Attract FDI!' - A Universal Golden Rule? Empirical Evidence for OECD and Selected Non-OECD Countries' (with Julia Wörz), in: Helge Hveem and Carl H. Knutsen (eds), Governance and knowledge: The politics of foreign investment, technology and ideas, Chapter 9, Routledge, 2012, pp. 133-148
  • 'The Effects of High-Tech Capital, FDI on Demand for Skills in East and West' (with Piero Esposito), in: Matilde Mas and Robert Stehrer (eds), Industrial Productivity in Europe: Growth and Crisis, Chapter 13, Edward Elgar, 2012, pp. 386-402
  • 'Skills and the Competitiveness of EU Manufacturing Industries' (with Michael Landesmann), in: Matilde Mas and Robert Stehrer (eds), Industrial Productivity in Europe: Growth and Crisis, Chapter 12, Edward Elgar, 2012, pp. 368-385
  • 'Growth Resurgence, Productivity Catching-Up and Labour Demand in CEECs' (with Peter Havlik and Sebastian Leitner), in: Matilde Mas and Robert Stehrer (eds), Industrial Productivity in Europe: Growth and Crisis, Chapter 8, Edward Elgar, 2012, pp. 219-263
  • 'Introduction' (with Matilde Mas), in: Matilde Mas and Robert Stehrer (eds), Industrial Productivity in Europe: Growth and Crisis, Edward Elgar, 2012, pp. 1-10
  • 'Wechselkursentwicklung des Euro und Auswirkungen auf Exporte im Euro-Raum', Österreichs Aussenwirtschaft 2010, Chapter 12, Kompetenzzentrum FIW, Vienna, December 2010, pp. 209-224
  • 'Trade and Growth: 'South-North' Integration, Outsourcing and Skills' (with Michael Landesmann), in: R. Kronberger, Michael Landesmann and Peter Mooslechner (eds), Proceedings of OeNB Workshops, No. 14: International Trade & Domestic Growth: Determinants, Linkages and Challenges, OENB, Vienna, 2009, pp. 52-88
  • 'Goodwin's Structural Economic Dynamics in the Context of Globalisation' (with Michael Landesmann), in: Peter Flaschel and Michael Landesmann (eds), Mathematical Economics and the Dynamics of Capitalism. Goodwin's Legacy Continued, Chapter 14, Routledge, London, 2008, pp. 256-285
  • 'Comparative Analysis of Distributional Characteristics of European Job Dynamics', MICRO-DYN Deliverable, No. 21, 2008
  • 'Outsourcing Activities in the World Economy', in: Peter Barrar and Roxane Gervais (eds), Global Outsourcing Strategies. An International Reference on Effective Outsourcing Relationships, Chapter 10, Gower Publications, Hampshire, UK, 2006
  • 'Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic: Longer-Term Growth Prospects' (with Leon Podkaminer), Proceedings of OeNB workshops, No. 9: New Regional Economics in Central European Economies, OENB, Vienna, 2006
  • 'Evolving Competitiveness of CEEC's in an Enlarged Europe' (with Michael Landesmann), in: S. Manzocchi (eds), The Economics of Enlargement, Chapter 2, Palgrave Macmillan, 2003
  • 'Trade Structures, Quality Differentiation, and Technical Barriers in CEEC-EU Trade' (with Michael Landesmann), in: Paul Brenton (eds), Enlargement, Trade and Investment: The Impact of Barriers to Trade in Europe, Chapter 4, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2002, pp. 64-92
  • 'Technical Progress in a Dynamic Input-Output Model with Heterogenous Labour', in: R. Cowan and N. Jonard (eds), Heterogeneous Agents, Interactions and Economic Performance, Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems Series, Chapter 20, Springer Verlag, Berlin, 2002, pp. 323-339
  • 'Technical Change, Effective Demand and Economic Growth' (with Michael Landesmann), in: N. Salvadori (eds), Old and New Growth Theories: An Assessment, Chapter 9, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2002, pp. 155-190
  • 'The European Unemployment Problem: A Structural Approach' (with Michael Landesmann), in: Pascal Petit and L. Soete (eds), Technology and the Future of European Employment, Chapter 7, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 2001, pp. 204-256
  • 'Catching-up at the Industrial Level: Prospects for the CEEC's' (with Michael Landesmann), in: Michael Landesmann (eds), Structural Developments in Central and Eastern Europe, Chapter 7, Bratislava, 2000
  • 'Structural Economic Dynamics: Catching-up and the Global Deflationary Bias' (with Richard M. Goodwin and Michael Landesmann), in: A. Simonovits and Albert E. Steenge (eds), Prices, Growth and Cycles, Chapter 9, MacMillan, London, 1997, pp. 161-183
Articles in non-refereed journals
  • 'Outsourcing und Beschäftigung: Eine Dekompositionsanalyse' (with Wolfgang Koller), Wirtschaftspolitische Blätter, No. 2008/3, 2008
  • 'Eine Analyse wirtschaftspolitischer Maßnahmen zur Nutzung des Potenzials für ausländische Direktinvestitionen' (with Christian Bellak and Markus Leibrecht), Wirtschaftspolitische Blätter, No. 3, 2008, pp. 547-560
  • 'Technischer Fortschritt und Beschäftigungsprobleme', Wirtschafts- und Sozialpolitische Zeitschrift (WISO), No. 1994(4), 1994
Shorter papers and comments
  • 'The Geography of CEEC's Trade', Oxford Analytica: East Europe Daily Brief, London, 2 March 2001
  • 'Trade in Services of CEEC's', Oxford Analytica: East Europe Daily Brief, London, 1 March 2001
  • 'Convergence and Labour Demand: Employment Projections for NMS up to 2012', Oxford Analytica: East Europe Daily Brief, London, 28 February 2001
  • 'Productivity Outlook in CEEC's: Part II', Oxford Analytica: East Europe Daily Brief, London, 25 August 2000
  • 'Productivity Outlook in CEEC's: Part I', Oxford Analytica: East Europe Daily Brief, London, 24 August 2000
Other working papers and discussion series
  • 'Global Value Chains: A View from the Euro Area' (with Rita Cappariello and Amador João), Working Papers Banco de Portugal, No. 12, September 2014 link
  • 'Collateral imbalances in intra-European trade?' (with Arne J. Nagengast), ECB Working Paper Series, No. 1695, July 2014 link
  • 'Trade integration, production fragmentation and performance in Europe - blessing or curse? A comparative analysis of the New Member States and the EU-15' (with Sandra M. Leitner), GRINCOH, WP5, May 30th, 2014 link
  • 'Portuguese Exports in the Global Value Chains' (with Amador João), Economic Bulletin Banco de Portugal, No. 201402, April 2014 link
  • 'Positioning Austria in the Global Economy: Value Added Trade, International Production Sharing and Global Linkages' (with Roman Stöllinger), FIW Studien, No. 2, October, 2013 link
  • 'International fragmentation of production, trade and growth: Impacts and prospects for EU member states' (with Neil Foster-McGregor and Marcel Timmer), European Economy. Economic Papers, 484, Brussels, April 2013
  • 'How Important Is Total Factor Productivity for Growth in Central, Eastern and Southeastern European Countries?' (with Konstantins Benkovskis, Ludmila Fadejeva and Julia Wörz), Focus on European Economic Integration, Q1, Vienna, 2013 link
  • 'How Important is Total Factor Productivity for Growth in Central, Eastern and Southeastern European Countries?' (with Konstantins Benkovskis, Ludmila Fadejeva and Julia Wörz), Latvijas Banka Working Paper, 5, 2012 link
  • 'Whither Panama? Constructing a Consistent and Balanced World SUT System Including International Trade and Transport Margins' (with Gerhard Streicher), WIFO Working Paper, No. 439, October 2012 link
  • 'Trade Performance in Internationally Fragmented Production Networks: Concepts and Measures' (with Gaaitzen De Vries, Erik Dietzenbacher, Bart Los and Marcel Timmer), WIOD Working Paper, No. 11, May 2012 link
  • 'The World Input-Output Database (WIOD): Contents, Sources and Methods' (with Valeria Andreoni, Inaki Arto, Gaaitzen De Vries, Abdul Azeez Erumban, Joseph F. Francois, Aurelien Genty, Reitze Gouma, Bart Los, Frederik Neuwahl, Olga Pindyuk, Johannes Pöschl, Jose M. Rueda-Cantuche, Gerhard Streicher, Umed Temurshoev and Alejandro Villanueva), WIOD Working Paper, No. 10, May 2012 link
  • 'New measures of European Competitiveness: A Global Value Chain Perspective' (with Gaaitzen De Vries, Abdul Azeez Erumban, Bart Los and Marcel Timmer), WIOD Working Paper, No. 9, May 2012 link
  • 'Trade in Value Added and the Value Added in Trade', WIOD Working Paper, No. 8, April 2012 link
  • 'Value Added and Factors in Trade: A Comprehensive Approach' (with Gaaitzen De Vries and Neil Foster-McGregor), WIOD Working Paper, No. 7, April 2012 link
  • 'Offshoring and the Skill Structure of Labour Demand' (with Gaaitzen De Vries, Neil Foster-McGregor and Marcel Timmer), WIOD Working Paper, No. 6, April 2012 link
  • 'Subgroup and Shapely value decompositions of multidimensional inequality: An application to South East European countries' (with Sebastian Leitner), GDN-working paper, Vienna, 2011
  • 'Change begets change: Employment effects of technological and non-technological innovations – A comparison across countries' (with Sandra M. Leitner and Johannes Pöschl), MICRO-DYN Working Paper, No. 32/10, 2010
  • 'Do exporters share parts of their rents with their employees? Evidence from Austrian manufacturing firms' (with Sandra M. Leitner), MICRO-DYN Working Paper, No. 31/10, 2010
  • 'Austrian Exporters: A Firm-Level Analysis' (with Johannes Pöschl and Roman Stöllinger), MICRO-DYN Working Paper, No. 18/10, 2010
  • 'Preferential Trade Agreements and the Structure of International Trade' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), WIOD Working Paper, No. 4, February 2010 link
  • 'Characteristics of exporting and non-exporting firms in Austria' (with Johannes Pöschl and Roman Stöllinger), FIW Research Reports 2009/2010, No. 1, Vienna, 2009
  • 'Skewed Distributions and Returns to Innovative Firms in Austria' (with Sandra M. Leitner), MICRO-DYN Working Paper, No.12/08, 2008
  • 'The Sector Bias of Skill-Biased Technical Change and the Rising Skill Premium in Transition Economies' (with Piero Esposito), MICRO-DYN Working Paper, No. 07/08
  • 'Policies to Attract Foreign Direct Investment: An Industry-Level Analysis' (with Christian Bellak and Markus Leibrecht), FIW Research Reports Series, No.19, Vienna, 2008
  • 'Outsourcing and Employment: A Decomposition Approach' (with Wolfgang Koller), FIW Research Reports Series, No. 18, Vienna, June 2008
  • 'Sectoral Productivity, Density and Agglomeration in the Wider Europe' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), MICRO-DYN Working Paper, No. 01/08, 2008
  • 'Comparative Analysis of Distributional Characteristics of European Job Dynamics', MICRO-DYN Deliverable, No. 21, 2008
  • 'A (nearly) comprehensive model of the dynamics of international economic Integration' (with Michael Landesmann), FLOWENLA project, December 2002
  • 'Trade Liberalisation and Labour Markets: Perspectives from OECD Economies' (with Michael Landesmann and Sebastian Leitner), International Labour Office Employment Paper, No. 2002/41, Geneva, 2002
  • 'Technical Change, Growth and Effective Demand' (with Michael Landesmann), Conference 'Growth Theory: Old and New', Pisa, Italy , September 2001
  • 'Industrial Specialisation, Trade, and Labour Market Dynamics in a Multisectoral Model of Technological Progress', Working Paper, University Linz, No. 0102, 2001
  • 'Industrial Specialisation, Catching-up and Labour Market Dynamics' (with Michael Landesmann), University of Linz Working Paper, 1997

wiiw Publications

wiiw Forecast Reports
  • 'Differentiated Impact of the Global Crisis' (with Vasily Astrov, Vladimir Gligorov, Peter Havlik, Mario Holzner, Gabor Hunya, Anna Iara, Sebastian Leitner, Zdenek Lukas, Anton Mihailov, Olga Pindyuk, Leon Podkaminer, Josef Pöschl, Sandor Richter, Waltraut Urban and Hermine Vidovic), wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 3, Vienna, February 2009 link
wiiw Monthly Reports
  • 'Trade integration, vertical specialisation and employment growth in the new Member States' (with Sandra M. Leitner), Monthly Report No. 3/2014, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 3, Vienna, March 2014, pp. 4-6
  • 'Trade in jobs: a counterfactual exercise' (with Roman Stöllinger), Monthly Report No. 3/2014, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 3, Vienna, March 2014, pp. 7-11
  • 'R&D and non-R&D innovators in the financial crisis: the role of binding credit constraints' (with Sandra M. Leitner), Monthly Report No. 6/2013, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 6, Vienna, June 2013, pp. 6-12
  • 'The gravity of cross-border R&D expenditure ' (with Bernhard Dachs and Sandra M. Leitner), Monthly Report No. 8-9/2012, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 8-9, Vienna, September 2012, pp. 1-6
  • 'Labour hoarding during the crisis: Evidence for selected new member states from the Financial Crisis Survey' (with Sandra M. Leitner), Monthly Report No. 7/2012, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 7, Vienna, July 2012, pp. 7-13
  • 'The impact of offshoring on the skill structure of labour demand' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), Monthly Report No. 6/2012, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 6, Vienna, June 2012, pp. 10-15
  • 'Patterns of new member states’ international trade in intermediate products', Monthly Report No. 6/2011, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 6, Vienna, June 2011, pp. 1-6
  • 'Recent trends in the quality of traded goods: NMS are closing the gaps' (with Neil Foster-McGregor and Johannes Pöschl), Monthly Report No. 3/2011, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 3, Vienna, March 2011, pp. 12-19
  • 'The labour market in Serbia: an assessment' (with Vladimir Gligorov, Kosovka Ognjenović and Hermine Vidovic), Monthly Report No. 2/2011, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 2, Vienna, February 2011, pp. 21-27
  • 'The role of services in the new member states: a comparative analysis based on input-output tables' (with Doris Hanzl-Weiss), Monthly Report No. 1/2011, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 1, Vienna, January 2011, pp. 1-8
  • 'Short-run projections of patterns of job contraction in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia and Slovenia' (with Terry Ward), Monthly Report No. 5/2010, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 5, Vienna, May 2010, pp. 6-11
  • 'The structure of jobs across the EU: some qualitative assessments' (with Enrique F. Macias and Terry Ward), Monthly Report No. 7/2009, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 7, Vienna, July 2009, pp. 6-10
  • 'Skills and the performance of exports', Monthly Report No. 4/2009, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 4, Vienna, April 2009, pp. 11-14
  • 'Outsourcing and skills: an empirical investigation ' (with Michael Landesmann), Monthly Report No. 3/2009, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 3, Vienna, March 2009, pp. 15-20
  • 'Skills and the competitiveness of EU manufacturing industries' (with Michael Landesmann), Monthly Report No. 4/2008, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 4, Vienna, April 2008, pp. 1-11
  • 'Export quality indicators for the transition countries', Monthly Report No. 3/2006, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 3, Vienna, March 2006, pp. 1-3
  • 'Convergence and labour demand: employment projections for the new EU member states up to 2012', Monthly Report No. 8-9/2005, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 8-9, Vienna, September 2005, pp. 1-7
  • 'Structures and sectoral linkages in selected new and old EU member states' (with Waltraut Urban), Monthly Report No. 8-9/2005, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 8-9, Vienna, September 2005, pp. 8-12
  • 'Productivity catching-up and labour demand: employment projections for NMS and CC 2', Monthly Report No. 5/2005, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 5, Vienna, May 2005, pp. 7-13
  • 'Are CEECs trapped in low-quality export specialization?' (with Neil Foster-McGregor and Julia Wörz), Monthly Report 08-09/2003, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 8-9, Vienna, September 2003, pp. 10-17
wiiw Research Reports
  • 'Reducing Productivity and Efficiency Gaps: the Role of Knowledge Assets, Absorptive Capacity and Institutions' (with Neil Foster-McGregor, Johannes Pöschl, Ana Rincon-Aznar, Michaela Vecchi and Francesco Venturini), wiiw Research Report, No. 396, Vienna, September 2014 link
  • 'A ‘Manufacturing Imperative’ in the EU – Europe's Position in Global Manufacturing and the Role of Industrial Policy' (with Neil Foster-McGregor, Mario Holzner, Michael Landesmann, Johannes Pöschl and Roman Stöllinger), wiiw Research Report, No. 391, Vienna, October 2013 link
  • 'International Fragmentation of Production, Trade and Growth: Impacts and Prospects for EU Member States' (with Neil Foster-McGregor and Marcel Timmer), wiiw Research Report, No. 387, Vienna, May 2013 link
  • 'Global Value Chains and the EU Industry' (with Martin Borowiecki, Bernhard Dachs, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Steffen Kinkel, Johannes Pöschl, Magdolna Sass, Thomas Christian Schmall and Andrea Szalavetz), wiiw Research Report, No. 383, Vienna, October 2012 link
  • 'Sectoral Employment Effects of Economic Downturns' (with Neil Foster-McGregor, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Sandra M. Leitner, Sebastian Leitner, Nirina Rabemiafara, Fadila Sanoussi and Terry Ward), wiiw Research Report, No. 379, Vienna, August 2012 link
  • 'Convergence of Knowledge-intensive Sectors and the EU's External Competitiveness' (with Sabine Biege, Martin Borowiecki, Bernhard Dachs, Joseph F. Francois, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Johan Hauknes, Angela Jäger, Mark Knell, Gunter Lay, Olga Pindyuk and Doris Schartinger), wiiw Research Report, No. 377, Vienna, April 2012 link
  • 'Trade in Intermediate Products and EU Manufacturing Supply Chains ' (with Jyrki Ali-Yrkkö, Neil Foster-McGregor, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Petri Rouvinen, Timo Seppälä, Roman Stöllinger and Pekka Ylä-Anttila), wiiw Research Report, No. 369, Vienna, February 2011 link
  • 'The Role of Services in the New Member States: A Comparative Analysis Based on Input-Output Tables' (with Doris Hanzl-Weiss), wiiw Research Report, No. 366, Vienna, November 2010 link
  • 'Migration, Skills and Productivity' (with Robert Hierländer, Peter Huber, Anna Iara, Michael Landesmann, Klaus Nowotny, Mary O'Mahony, Fei Peng and Catherine Robinson), wiiw Research Report, No. 365, Vienna, November 2010 link
  • 'Short-run Projections of Patterns of Job Contraction in the EU' (with Terry Ward), wiiw Research Report, No. 361, Vienna, February 2010 link
  • 'Skills and Industrial Competitiveness' (with Michael Landesmann, Sebastian Leitner and Terry Ward), wiiw Research Report, No. 356, Vienna, August 2009 link
  • 'Changes in the Structure of Employment in the EU and Their Implications for Job Quality' (with Enrique F. Macias and Terry Ward), wiiw Research Report, No. 354, Vienna, May 2009 link
  • 'South-North Integration, Outsourcing and Skills' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Research Report, No. 353, Vienna, February 2009 link
  • 'Western Balkan Countries: Adjustment Capacity to External Shocks, with a Focus on Labour Markets' (with Vladimir Gligorov, Anna Iara, Michael Landesmann and Hermine Vidovic), wiiw Research Report, No. 352, Vienna, December 2008 link
  • 'Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic: Longer-term Growth Prospects' (with Leon Podkaminer), wiiw Research Report, No. 330, Vienna, October 2006 link
  • 'Employment, Education and Occupation Structures: A Framework for Forecasting', wiiw Research Report, No. 315, Vienna, April 2005 link
  • 'The CEECs in the Enlarged Europe: Convergence Patterns, Specialization and Labour Market Implications' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Research Report, No. 286, Vienna, July 2002 link
  • 'Trade Structures, Quality Differentiation and Technical Barriers in CEE-EU Trade' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Research Report, No. 282, Vienna, January 2002 link
  • 'Competitiveness of CEE Industries: Evidence From Foreign Trade Specialization and Quality Indicators' (with Peter Havlik and Michael Landesmann), wiiw Research Report, No. 278, Vienna, July 2001 link
wiiw Working Papers
  • 'Accounting Relations in Bilateral Value Added Trade', wiiw Working Paper, No. 101, Vienna, May 2013 link
  • 'R&D and Non-R&D Innovators in the Financial Crisis: the Role of Binding Credit Constraints' (with Sandra M. Leitner), wiiw Working Paper, No. 95, Vienna, February 2013 link
  • 'Whither Panama? Constructing a Consistent and Balanced World SUT System including International Trade and Transport Margins' (with Gerhard Streicher), wiiw Working Paper, No. 94, Vienna, January 2013 link
  • 'The Gravity of Cross-border R&D Expenditure' (with Bernhard Dachs and Sandra M. Leitner), wiiw Working Paper, No. 91, Vienna, July 2012 link
  • 'Offshoring and the Elasticity of Labour Demand' (with Neil Foster-McGregor and Johannes Pöschl), wiiw Working Paper, No. 90, Vienna, July 2012 link
  • 'Manufacturing Productivity: Effects of Service Sector Innovations and Institutions' (with Neil Foster-McGregor and Johannes Pöschl), wiiw Working Paper, No. 89, Vienna, July 2012 link
  • 'Offshoring and the Skill Structure of Labour Demand' (with Gaaitzen De Vries and Neil Foster-McGregor), wiiw Working Paper, No. 86, Vienna, June 2012 link
  • 'Labour Hoarding during the Crisis: Evidence for selected New Member States from the Financial Crisis Survey' (with Sandra M. Leitner), wiiw Working Paper, No. 84, Vienna, June 2012 link
  • 'Trade in Value Added and the Valued Added in Trade', wiiw Working Paper, No. 81, Vienna, June 2012 link
  • 'Value Added and Factors in Trade: A Comprehensive Approach' (with Gaaitzen De Vries and Neil Foster-McGregor), wiiw Working Paper, No. 80, Vienna, June 2012 link
  • 'Access to Finance and Composition of Funding during the Crisis: A firm-level analysis for Latin American countries' (with Sandra M. Leitner), wiiw Working Paper, No. 78, Vienna, February 2012 link
  • 'Reallocation Gains in a Specific Factors Model with Firm Heterogeneity' (with Eddy Bekkers), wiiw Working Paper, No. 77, Vienna, December 2011 link
  • 'Subgroup and Shapley Value Decompositions of Multidimensional Inequality – An Application to Southeast European Countries' (with Sebastian Leitner), wiiw Working Paper, No. 74, Vienna, March 2011 link
  • 'Do Exporters Share Part of their Rents with their Employees? Evidence from Austrian Manufacturing Firms' (with Sandra M. Leitner), wiiw Working Paper, No. 73, Vienna, February 2011 link
  • 'Change Begets Change: Employment Effects of Technological and Non-Technological Innovations - a Comparison across Countries' (with Sandra M. Leitner and Johannes Pöschl), wiiw Working Paper, No. 72, Vienna, January 2011 link
  • 'The Impact of Preferential Trade Agreements on the Margins of International Trade' (with Neil Foster-McGregor and Johannes Pöschl), wiiw Working Paper, No. 70, Vienna, September 2010 link
  • 'An Empirical Characterization of Redistribution Shocks and Output Dynamics' (with Klemens Hauzenberger), wiiw Working Paper, No. 68, Vienna, August 2010 link
  • 'Austrian Exporters: A Firm-Level Analysis' (with Johannes Pöschl and Roman Stöllinger), wiiw Working Paper, No. 67, Vienna, July 2010 link
  • 'Preferential Trade Agreements and the Structure of International Trade' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), wiiw Working Paper, No. 61, Vienna, January 2010 link
  • 'Trade Integration, Outsourcing and Employment in Austria: A Decomposition Approach' (with Wolfgang Koller), wiiw Working Paper, No. 56, Vienna, July 2009 link
  • 'The Determinants of Regional Economic Growth by Quantile' (with Jesus Crespo-Cuaresma and Neil Foster-McGregor), wiiw Working Paper, No. 54, Vienna, May 2009 link
  • 'Effects of High-Tech Capital, FDI and Outsourcing on Demand for Skills in West and East' (with Piero Esposito), wiiw Working Paper, No. 51, Vienna, March 2009 link
  • 'The Role of Public Policy in Closing Foreign Direct Investment Gaps: An Empirical Analysis' (with Christian Bellak and Markus Leibrecht), wiiw Working Paper, No. 48, Vienna, October 2008 link
  • 'Sectoral Productivity, Density and Agglomeration in the Wider Europe' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), wiiw Working Paper, No. 47, Vienna, September 2008 link
  • 'The Sector Bias of Skill-biased Technical Change and the Rising Skill Premium in Transition Economies' (with Piero Esposito), wiiw Working Paper, No. 43, Vienna, May 2007 link
  • 'Goodwin's Structural Economic Dynamics: Modelling Schumpeterian and Keynesian Insights' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Working Paper, No. 41, Vienna, October 2006 link
  • 'Modelling GDP in CEECs Using Smooth Transitions' (with Neil Foster-McGregor), wiiw Working Paper, No. 36, Vienna, December 2005 link
  • 'The Effects of Factor- and Sector-biased Technical Change Revisited', wiiw Working Paper, No. 35, Vienna, September 2005 link
  • 'Income Distribution, Technical Change and the Dynamics of International Economic Integration' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Working Paper, No. 31, Vienna, September 2004 link
  • 'Can Trade Explain the Sector Bias of Skill-biased Technical Change?', wiiw Working Paper, No. 30, Vienna, May 2004 link
  • 'Dimensions of Quality Upgrading in CEECs' (with Uwe Dulleck, Neil Foster-McGregor and Julia Wörz), wiiw Working Paper, No. 29, Vienna, April 2004 link
  • 'Modelling International Economic Integration: Patterns of Catching-up, Foreign Direct Investment and Migration Flows' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Working Paper, No. 27, Vienna, March 2004 link
  • 'Global Growth Processes: Technology Diffusion, Catching-up and Effective Demand' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Working Paper, No. 26, Vienna, January 2004 link
  • 'Industrial Diversity, Trade Patterns and Productivity Convergence' (with Julia Wörz), wiiw Working Paper, No. 23, Vienna, November 2002, Revised version July 2003 link
  • 'Technical Change, Effective Demand and Economic Growth' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Working Paper, No. 22, Vienna, April 2002 link
  • 'Trade Liberalization and Labour Markets: Perspective from OECD Economies' (with Michael Landesmann and Sebastian Leitner), wiiw Working Paper, No. 20, Vienna, October 2001 link
  • 'Technological Convergence and Trade Patterns' (with Julia Wörz), wiiw Working Paper, No. 19, Vienna, October 2001 link
  • 'Expenditure Levels, Prices and Consumption Patterns in a Cross-Sectioin of Countries', wiiw Working Paper, No. 18, Vienna, August 2001 link
  • 'International Outsourcing and the Skill-Specific Wage Bill in Eastern Europe' (with Peter Egger), wiiw Working Paper, No. 17, Vienna, July 2001 link
  • 'Industrial Specialization, Trade, and Labour Market Dynamics in a Multisectoral Model of Technological Progress', wiiw Working Paper, No. 15, Vienna, January 2001, Revised version February 2002 link
  • 'Potential Switchovers in Comparative Advantage: Patterns of Industrial Convergence' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Working Paper, No. 14, Vienna, June 2000 link
wiiw Balkan Observatory Working Papers
  • 'Subgroup and Shapely Value Decompositions of Multidimensional Inequality: An Application to South East European Countries' (with Sebastian Leitner), wiiw Balkan Observatory Working Paper, No. 96, Vienna, March 2011 link
  • 'Determinants of Inequality in Selected SEE Countries: Results from Shapley Value Decompositions' (with Sebastian Leitner), wiiw Balkan Observatory Working Paper, No. 84, Vienna, November 2009 link
Other wiiw publications
  • 'Growth Resurgence, Productivity Catching-up and Labour Demand in CEECs' (with Peter Havlik and Sebastian Leitner), wiiw Statistical Report, No. 3, Vienna, January 2008 link
  • 'Structural Patterns of East-West European Integration' (with Michael Landesmann), wiiw Structural Report 2003 on Central and Eastern Europe, Volume 1, wiiw Structural Report, Vol. 1, Vienna, October 2003 link
  • 'Low-quality Trap or Quality Upgrading' (with Uwe Dulleck, Neil Foster-McGregor and Julia Wörz), in: Michael Landesmann (eds), wiiw Structural Report 2003 on Central and Eastern Europe, Volume 3, wiiw Structural Report, Vol. 3, Vienna, October 2003 link

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