Peter Havlik

Economist

e-Mail: havlik@wiiw.ac.at
Phone: (+43-1) 533 66 10-15

Peter Havlik is Research Economist and former Deputy Director at The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (wiiw) and guest research scholar at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA). His main research areas currently cover economic transition in Central and Eastern Europe, foreign trade, competitiveness, EU integration, EU-Russian relations and analysis and forecasts of macroeconomic developments. He is also country expert for Russia and the Newly Independent States (NIS) at wiiw. During his career he participated in and coordinated various large projects, for instance ‘Industrial Restructuring in the NIS: experiences of and lessons from the new EU Member States (INDEUNIS), funded by the EU Sixth Framework Programme (2005-2007) and ‘European energy security‘, a project on energy security for the OENB Jubilee fund (2008-2010). He has also contributed to and coordinated various chapters to the EU Competitiveness Reports (2003, 2009, 2012) and conducted a study on the Economic Development of the Black Sea Region for the Austrian Ministry of Economy in 2009.

External Publications

Articles in refereed journals
  • 'Vilnius Eastern Partnership Summit: A Milestone in EU-Russia Relations – not just for Ukraine', DANUBE: Law and Economics Review, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2014, pp. 21-51
  • 'Economic Transitions in Central and Eastern Europe: Any Lessons for the Arab Spring?', Japanese Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2013, pp. 31-51 link
  • 'The Countries of the Near East and Northern Africa on a Threshold of Changes (in Russian language)' (with Sandor Richter), Mir Peremen, Vol. 4, 2011, pp. 143-15
  • 'Labour costs per unit of production, exchange rates and the struggle with the crisis in CEE', The international economy, Moscow, No. 4, 2011, pp. 76-96
  • 'EU’s trade with the BRICs and competitiveness challenges' (with Roman Stöllinger), Statistika, No. 2, 2010, pp. 136-157
  • 'The Enlarged European Union and Its Eastern Neighbourhood' (with Vasily Astrov), Journal of East-West Business, Vol. 11, No. 1/2, 2005, pp. 13-44
  • 'Unit Labour Costs in the New EU Member States', Statistika, Czech Statistical Office, No. 4, 2005, pp. 285-298
  • 'Central and East European Industry in an Enlarged European Union: Restructuring, Specialisation and Catching-Up', Économie Internationale, No. 102, 2005, pp. 107-132
  • 'The Enlarged European Union and Its Eastern Neighbourhood' (with Vasily Astrov), in: K. Liuhto and Z. Vincze (eds), Wider Europe, Esa Print Oy, 2005, pp. 169-195
  • 'Textiles in Central and Eastern Europe and Russia: a Comparative Analysis in the European Context' (with Doris Hanzl-Weiss), East-West Journal of Economics and Business, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2003, pp. 63-88
  • 'Russia and the European Union (in Russian)', Contemporary Europe. Social and Political Research Journal, No. 1, 2003, pp. 32-38
  • 'Restructuring of Manufacturing Industry in the Central and East European Countries', Prague Economic Papers, No. 1, 2003, pp. 18-35
  • 'Russia and the European Union (in Russian)', Theoretical and practical problems of management, No. 6, 2002, pp. 8-15
  • 'Labour Cost Competitiveness of Central and Eastern Europe', MOCT-MOST, Vol. 8, No. 2, 1998, pp. 13-33
  • 'Slavic (dis)union: consequences for Russia, Belarus and Ukraine' (with Helen Boss Heslop), Economics of Transition, Vol. 2, No. 2, 1994
  • 'The Exchange Rate Policy of the CMEA Countries and Problems of Convertibility', Soviet & Eastern European Foreign Trade, Vol. 26, No. 3, 1990
  • 'A Comparison of Purchasing Power Parity and Consumption Levels in Austria and Czechoslovakia', Journal of Comparative Economics, Vol. 9, No. 2, 1985, pp. 178-190
  • 'The Scope and Structure of Czechoslovak Foreign Trade: Effects of Applying Realistic Exchange Rates', Comparative Economic Studies, Vol. XXVII, No. 1, 1985, pp. 1-19
  • 'Diagnostic Checking in Practice' (with W. Krämer, J. Maurer and H. Sonnberger), Review of Economics and Statistics, No. 12, 1984, pp. 118-123
Books (Monographs and editorship)
  • Economic Restructuring and Integration in Eastern Europe, Ruslan Grinberg, Peter Havlik and Oleh Havrylyshyn (eds), Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, Baden-Baden, 2008
  • Monetary Policy in Central and Eastern Europe: Challenges of EU Integration, Peter Havlik and O. Radzyner (eds), WIIW and Oesterreichische Nationalbank, Vienna, 1996
  • Dismantling the Command Economy in Eastern Europe, Peter Havlik (eds), Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, 1991
Articles in books
  • 'Growth Resurgence, Productivity Catching-Up and Labour Demand in CEECs' (with Sebastian Leitner and Robert Stehrer), in: Matilde Mas and Robert Stehrer (eds), Industrial Productivity in Europe: Growth and Crisis, Chapter 8, Edward Elgar, 2012, pp. 219-263
  • 'Belarus Between Russia and the European Union: Some Reflections on Belarusian ‘Economic Miracle’ and Future Prospects', in: H.G. Heinrich and L. Lobova (eds), Belarus: External Pressure, Internal Change, Peter Lang Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften , Frankfurt am Main, 2009, pp. 203-216
  • 'The Russian Economy in the Global Turmoil', in: B. Balling (eds), Current Trends in the Russian Financial System, SUERF Studies, Vienna, 2009/2, pp. 173-188
  • 'Economic Restructuring in the New EU Member States and Selected Newly Independent States: Effects on Growth, Employment amd Productivity', in: Ruslan Grinberg, Peter Havlik and Oleh Havrylyshyn (eds), Economic Restructuring and Integration in Eastern Europe, Baden-Baden, NOMOS Verlagsgesellschaft, Baden-Baden, 2008, pp. 47-72
  • 'Structural Change and Trade Integration on EU-NIS Borders', in: Ruslan Grinberg, Peter Havlik and Oleh Havrylyshyn (eds), Economic Restructuring and Integration in Eastern Europe, Baden-Baden, NOMOS Verlagsgesellschaft, Baden-Baden, 2008, pp. 119-148
  • 'Economic Developments in the Wider Black Sea Region' (with Vasily Astrov), in: D. Hamilton and Gerhard Mangott (eds), The Wider Black Sea Region in the 21st Century, Center for Transatlantic Relations, John Hopkins University, Washington D.C., 2008, pp. 121-146
  • 'Structural Change and Trade Integration on EU-NIS Borders', Proceedings of the International Economic Workshop on The EU and Emerging Markets: Trade and Investment Relations with Latin America, East Asia and Transition Countries, ECSA and Vienna University of Economics, Vienna, 2007
  • 'Economic Restructuring in the NMS and selected NIS: Effects on Growth, Employment and Productivity', Proceedings of the OeNB Workshop "Emerging Markets: Any Lessons for Southeastern Europe?", Vienna, 2007
  • 'Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova: Economic Developments and Integration Prospects' (with Vasily Astrov), in: D. Hamilton and Gerhard Mangott (eds), The New Eastern Europe: Ukraine, Belarus & Moldova, Center for Transatlantic Relations, John Hopkins University, Washington D.C., 2007, pp. 127-147
  • 'Unit Labour Costs in the New EU Member States', Statistika, Czech Statistical Office, No. 4, 2005, pp. 285-298
  • 'IST and the NMS: Are Priorities Correct in View of Labour Market Trends?', in: F. Gheorghe Filip and C. Pascu (eds), Visions on the Future of Information Society in an Enlarged Europe, Romanian Academy Publishing House, Bucharest, 2005, pp. 129-154
  • 'Russia, European Union and EU Eastward Enlargement', in: H.G. Heinrich and G. Hinteregger (eds), Russia - Continuity and Change, SpringerWienNewYork, 2004, pp. 363-378
  • 'Sectoral Patterns of Catching-Up in Candidate Countries' Manufacturing Industry', in: K. Liuhto (eds), Ten Years of Economic Transformation, Vol. I., The Economies in Transition and the EU Enlargement, Studies in Industrial Engineering and Management, Lappeenranta University of Technology, 2001, pp. 314-341
  • 'Stabilization and Prospects for Sustainable Growth in the Transition Economies', in: Mark Knell (eds), Economics of Transition. Structural Adjustments and Growth Prospects in Eastern Europe, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, 1996
  • 'Trade Reorientation and Competitiveness of Central and Eastern Europe', in: Rumen Dobrinsky and Michael Landesmann (eds), Transforming Economies and European Integration, Edward Elgar, Aldershot, 1995
  • 'Information and Related Technologies and their Impact on East-West Relations', in: F. Meyer-Krahmer, J. Müller and B. Preißl (eds), Information Technology: Impacts, Policies and Future Perspectives. Promotion of Mutual Understanding Between Europe and Japan, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg, 1990, pp. 197-215
Articles in non-refereed journals
  • 'Wachstumserfolge der ´neuen´ EU-Mitglieder', Europäische Rundschau, No. 3, 2005, pp. 87-102
  • 'EU-Erweiterung: Implikationen für Wachstum und Wettbewerbsfähigkeit', Europäische Rundschau, No. 3, 2003, pp. 31-40
  • 'Emerging Specialization and Competitiveness of Central Eastern Europe', ROTOBO Journal, No. 11/1998, 1998, pp. 1-24
Shorter papers and comments
  • 'Regional fragmentation of the European Rim means that the EU must pursue policies to promote greater regional integration and cooperation', LSE EUROPP blog, January 09th, 2013 link
  • 'Recovery – in low gear across tough terrain', Romanian Business Digest, Romania, April 2011, pp. 21-24
Other working papers and discussion series
  • 'Structural Change in Europe During the Crisis', FIW Policy Brief, No. 22, Vienna, Jänner 2014 link
  • 'Economic Transitions in Central and Eastern Europe: Any Lessons for the Arab Spring?', Russian Research Center Working Paper Series, No. 36, The Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, June 2012 link
  • 'Economic prospects for CESEEs (in Japanese)', Russia & NIS Business Monthly, ROTOBO, No. 5, pp. 122-125, Tokyo, 2011
  • 'Foreign trade between the EU and BRICs: Challenges for European competitiveness' (with Roman Stöllinger), Conference Proceedings. International Statistical Conference, Prague, September 2009
  • 'EU and BRICs: Challenges and opportunities for European competitiveness and cooperation' (with Vasily Astrov, Edward Christie, Bernhard Dachs, Jayati Ghosh, Gabor Hunya, Carolina Lennon, Olga Pindyuk, M. Poplawski Ribeiro, Roman Stöllinger and Waltraut Urban), Industrial Policy and Economic Reform Papers, No. 13, July 2009
  • 'EU and BRICs: Challenges and opportunities for European competitiveness and cooperation' (with Vasily Astrov, Edward Christie, Bernhard Dachs, Jayati Ghosh, Gabor Hunya, Carolina Lennon, Olga Pindyuk, M. Poplawski Ribeiro, Roman Stöllinger and Waltraut Urban), European Competitiveness Report 2009, Brussels, 2009
  • 'Restructuring and integration: challenges for EU-Russian relatios', Russia's Neighborhood Policy. Papers of the International Conference, Institute of Economy, Moscow, 2008
  • 'Russian Economic and Integration Prospects', Russian Research Center Working Paper Series, No. 5, The Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, April 2008 link
  • 'Structural Change and Trade Integration on EU-NIS Borders', The Industrial Restructuring in the NMS: Experience and Lessons for NIS, August 2006
  • 'Economic Restructuring in the NMS and selected NIS: Effects on Growth, Employment and Productivity', The Industrial Restructuring in the NMS: Experience and Lessons for NIS, January 2006
  • 'EU and CIS Statistics: Views from User and Provider Perspectives', TACIS High Level Seminar Managing Modern National Statistical Systems in Democratic Societies, Vienna, September 2005
  • 'Russia, European Union and EU Enlargement', RECEP Research Papers, TACIS Russian-European Centre for Economic Policy, 16 July 2002
  • 'Metals Sector in CEECs and Russia: A Comparative Analysis in the European Context' (with Doris Hanzl-Weiss), RECEP Research Papers, TACIS Russian-European Centre for Economic Policy, May 2002
  • 'Restructuring and Industrial Competitiveness of CEECs', Post-Socialist Countries in the Globalized World. Workpapers of the international conference, The Institute for International Economic and Political Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, 2001
  • 'Competitiveness of CEEC's Industry', Proceedings of the International Conference on the 10-Year Review of Transitional Economies and Challenges in the Next Decade. Final Report, UNIDO, Vienna, 2001
  • 'Trade and Cost Competitiveness in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovenia', The World Bank - Technical Paper, No. 482, November 2000
  • 'Wages, Productivity and Labour Costs in the CEECs', The Institute of Economic Research, Hitotsubashi University, Discussion Paper Series A, No. 359, Tokyo, December 1998
  • 'Labour costs competitiveness of Central and Eastern Europe', in: Y. Wolfmayr-Schnitzer (eds), The Competitiveness of Transition Countries, WIFO/WIIW study prepared for CCET/OECD, Vienna, March 1997
  • 'Export competitiveness of Central and Eastern Europe', in: Y. Wolfmayr-Schnitzer (eds), The Competitiveness of Transition Countries, WIFO/WIIW study prepared for CCET/OECD, Vienna, March 1997
  • 'Recent Crisis of the CMEA and its Consequences', OECD/GD(91) 6, OECD, Paris, 1991
  • 'An overview of the methods used for East West GDP comparisons', Conference on statistics of Central and Eastern European countries, CCEET/ESD(90)12, OECD, Paris, July 1990
  • 'Alternative Measures of Growth and Development Levels: Comparisons and Assessment' (with G. Fink), Pressures for Reform in the Eastern European Economies, Vol. 1, Joint Economic Committee, US Government Printing Office, Washington D.C., 1989
  • 'GDP of Czechoslovakia, 1970-1980' (with F. Levcik), World Bank Staff Working Paper, No. 772, Washington D.C., 1985

wiiw Publications

wiiw Forecast Reports
  • 'RUSSIAN FEDERATION: Stagnation and isolation ahead', On Thin Ice: CESEE Core Resilient in the Face of EU Stagnation and the Ukraine Crisis, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Autumn 2014, Vienna, November 2014, pp. 117-120 link
  • 'Special section: Economic consequences of the Ukraine conflict' (with Vasily Astrov), On Thin Ice: CESEE Core Resilient in the Face of EU Stagnation and the Ukraine Crisis, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Autumn 2014, Vienna, November 2014, pp. 30-44
  • 'RUSSIAN FEDERATION: Stuck in transition!', Investment to the Rescue, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Spring 2014, Vienna, March 2014, pp. 101-103 link
  • 'Russian Federation: Growth stumbles – how much and for how long?', Animal Spirits still Dimmed: Slow Recovery Expected, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 12, Vienna, July 2013, pp. 131-134 link
  • 'Russian Federation: Slower growth, more state intervention to the rescue?', Double-dip Recession over, yet no Boom in Sight, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 11, Vienna, March 2013, pp. 127-130 link
  • 'Special Section II: Unit labour cost adjustments in times of crisis', Fasting or Feasting? Europe - Old and New - at the Crossroads, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 10, Vienna, July 2012, pp. 40-45
  • 'Russian Federation: Few changes after the tandem shuffle', Fasting or Feasting? Europe - Old and New - at the Crossroads, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 10, Vienna, July 2012, pp. 118-121 link
  • 'Russian Federation: Instability ahead?', New Divide(s) in Europe?, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 9, Vienna, March 2012, pp. 114-118 link
  • 'Russian Federation: Economic growth, political stalemate', Recovery: Limp and Battered, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 8, Vienna, July 2011, pp. 114-118 link
  • 'Russian Federation: Oil-fuelled recovery stalls', Recovery - in Low Gear across Tough Terrain, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 7, Vienna, March 2011, pp. 101-104 link
  • 'Russia: Consolidated yet unspectacular recovery', Will Exports Prevail over Austerity?, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 6, Vienna, July 2010, pp. 123-125 link
  • 'Russia: 'V-shaped' recovery underway', Crisis Is Over, but Problems Loom Ahead, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 5, Vienna, February 2010 link
  • 'Russia: heading for crash and clash?', in: Vladimir Gligorov, Josef Pöschl and Sandor Richter (eds), Where Have All the Shooting Stars Gone?, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 4, Vienna, July 2009, pp. 112-115 link
  • 'Russia: economy hit by global turmoil', in: Vladimir Gligorov, Gabor Hunya and Josef Pöschl (eds), Differentiated Impact of the Global Crisis, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 3, Vienna, February 2009, pp. 94-95 link
  • 'Russian Federation: oil price surge, new leadership and old problems' (with Vasily Astrov), in: Leon Podkaminer and Josef Pöschl (eds), The Big Boom Is Over, but Growth Remains Strong and Inflation Calms Down, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 2, Vienna, July 2008, pp. 114-126 link
  • 'The new EU member states: Modest growth slowdown with higher downside risks', Weathering the Global Storm, yet Rising Costs and Labour Shortages May Dampen Domestic Growth, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 1, Vienna, February 2008
  • 'Russian Federation: slowdown in sight, external surplus shrinks', in: Peter Havlik and Mario Holzner (eds), Weathering the Global Storm, yet Rising Costs and Labour Shortages May Dampen Domestic Growth, wiiw Current Analyses and Forecasts, No. 1, Vienna, February 2008, pp. 87-89 link
wiiw Monthly Reports
  • 'Opinion corner: Russia-Ukraine conflict: do Western sanctions have any effect? ' (with Vasily Astrov, Vladimir Gligorov, Michael Landesmann and Olga Pindyuk), Monthly Report No. 10/2014, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 10, Vienna, October 2014, p. 2-6
  • 'Russian Federation: stuck in stagnation', Monthly Report No. 7-8/2014, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 7-8, Vienna, July 2014, p. 21
  • 'Some lesser known facts about Ukraine’s foreign trade', Monthly Report No. 1/2014, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 1, Vienna, January 2014, pp. 2-5
  • 'Russian Federation: firm in stagnation, with dim way out', Monthly Report No. 11/2013, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2013, pp. 18-21
  • 'A revival of industrial policy as a growth model for Russia?', Monthly Report No. 3/2013, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 3, Vienna, March 2013, pp. 5-6
  • 'Russian Federation: growth flat, politics bad', Monthly Report No. 11/2012, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2012, pp. 20-22
  • 'Trade and economic integration in the CIS: an evaluation ' (with Vasily Astrov and Olga Pindyuk), Monthly Report No. 8-9/2012, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 8-9, Vienna, September 2012, pp. 1-6
  • 'Russian Federation: stagnation ahead?', Monthly Report No. 11/2011, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2011, pp. 19-22
  • 'MENA in transition: any lessons from CESEE?' (with Sandor Richter), Monthly Report No. 7/2011, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 7, Vienna, July 2011, pp. 1-7
  • 'Russian Federation: oil-fuelled recovery loses steam', Monthly Report No. 11/2010, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, October 2010, pp. 16-18
  • 'Unit labour costs, exchange rates and responses to the crisis', Monthly Report No. 7/2010, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 7, Vienna, July 2010, pp. 4-12
  • 'European energy security: a concern common to both the EU and Russia', Monthly Report No. 5/2010, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 5, Vienna, May 2010, pp. 1-2
  • 'Russian Federation: signs of fragile recovery', Monthly Report No. 11/2009, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2009, pp. 1-3
  • 'Russia in the global financial storm', Monthly Report No. 11/2008, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2008, pp. 1-4
  • 'Economic consequences of the Georgian-Russian conflict' (with Vasily Astrov), Monthly Report No. 8-9/2008, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 8-9, Vienna, September 2008, pp. 1-11
  • 'Terms of trade effects and Russian economic growth', Monthly Report No. 5/2008, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 5, Vienna, May 2008, pp. 1-4
  • 'Current situation of the global economy: challenges and potential consequences for Central, East and Southeast Europe' (with Josef Pöschl), Monthly Report No. 2/2008, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 2, Vienna, February 2008, pp. 2-5
  • 'Russian Federation: private consumption and investments flourish', Monthly Report No. 11/2007, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2007, pp. 1-3
  • 'Reflections on transition, restructuring and integration in the Newly Independent States', Monthly Report No. 6/2007, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 6, Vienna, June 2007, pp. 1-3
  • 'Russian Federation: growing economy, deteriorating politics', Monthly Report No. 11/2006, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2006, pp. 1-4
  • 'INDEUNIS: joint research project on transition, integration and restructuring in the New EU Member States and the Newly Independent States', Monthly Report No. 11/2006, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2006, pp. 17 20
  • 'Updated wiiw forecasts for 2005 and 2006' (with Leon Podkaminer), Monthly Report No. 12/2005, wiiw Monthly Report, Vienna, pp. 1-3
  • 'Russian Federation: awash with money - and problems, too', Monthly Report No. 11/2005, wiiw Monthly Report, Vienna, pp. 1-4
  • 'Russian Federation: GDP growth slows down', Monthly Report No. 12/2004, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 12, Vienna, December 2004, pp. 1-3
  • 'European Union and Russia: difficult neighbourhoods', Monthly Report 4/2004, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 4, Vienna, April 2004, pp. 1-7
  • 'Russian Federation: growth picking up strongly', Monthly Report 10/2003, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 10, Vienna, October 2003, pp. 8-9
  • 'Structural change and productivity growth in Central and Eastern Europe', Monthly Report 03/2003, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 3, Vienna, March 2003, pp. 8-12
  • 'Monthly Report special issue Spring Seminar No. S1/2003' (with Patrizia Baur, Kazimierz Laski, Zdenek Lukas, Leon Podkaminer, Josef Pöschl, Sandor Richter, Roman Römisch and Hermine Vidovic), wiiw Monthly Report, No. S1, Vienna, March 2003 link
  • 'Russia: mixed results in 2002', Monthly Report 10/2002, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 10, Vienna, October 2002, pp. 18-19
  • 'Monthly Report 01/2002' (with Vladimir Gligorov, Pawel Kowalewski and Helmut Stix), wiiw Monthly Report, No. 1, Vienna, January 2002 link
wiiw Research Reports
  • 'Economic Convergence and Structural Change: the Role of Transition and EU Accession' (with Rumen Dobrinsky), wiiw Research Report, No. 395, Vienna, July 2014 link
  • 'Patterns of Structural Change in the New EU Member States', wiiw Research Report, No. 394, Vienna, April 2014 link
  • 'European Neighbourhood - Challenges and Opportunities for EU Competitiveness' (with Vasily Astrov, Mario Holzner, Gabor Hunya, Isilda Mara, Sandor Richter, Roman Stöllinger and Hermine Vidovic), wiiw Research Report, No. 382, Vienna, September 2012 link
  • 'Trade Integration in the CIS: Alternate Options, Economic Effects and Policy Implications for Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine' (with Vasily Astrov and Olga Pindyuk), wiiw Research Report, No. 381, Vienna, September 2012 link
  • 'Transition in the MENA Region: Challenges, Opportunities and Prospects' (with Vladimir Gligorov, Sandor Richter and Hermine Vidovic), wiiw Research Report, No. 376, Vienna, January 2012 link
  • 'Ukraine, the European Union and the International Community: Current Challenges and the Agenda for Overcoming the Stalemate' (with Vasily Astrov, Igor Burakovsky, Grzegorz Gromadzki and Vasyl Yurchyshyn), wiiw Research Report, No. 364, Vienna, July 2010 link
  • 'European Energy Security in View of Russian Economic and Integration Prospects', wiiw Research Report, No. 362, Vienna, May 2010 link
  • 'Models of BRICs' Economic Development and Challenges for EU Competitiveness' (with Jayati Ghosh, Marcos P. Ribeiro and Waltraut Urban), wiiw Research Report, No. 359, Vienna, December 2009 link
  • 'Trade in Goods and Services between the EU and the BRICs' (with Olga Pindyuk and Roman Stöllinger), wiiw Research Report, No. 357, Vienna, November 2009 link
  • 'Economic Developments in the Wider Black Sea Region' (with Vasily Astrov), wiiw Research Report, No. 349, Vienna, September 2008 link
  • 'Russian Federation: booming domestic demand prevents overall growth slowdown', in: Vladimir Gligorov and Sandor Richter (eds), High Growth Continues, with Risks of Overheating on the Horizon, wiiw Research Report, No. 341, Vienna, July 2007, pp. 115-118 link
  • 'Structural Change and Trade Integration on EU–NIS Borders', wiiw Research Report, No. 340, Vienna, May 2007 link
  • 'Russian Federation: growth peak is already over', in: Vladimir Gligorov and Leon Podkaminer (eds), Private Consumption and Flourishing Exports Keep the Region on High Growth Track, wiiw Research Report, No. 335, Vienna, February 2007, pp. 105-107 link
  • 'Russian Federation: lower GDP growth, surging export revenues', in: Vladimir Gligorov and Leon Podkaminer (eds), Broader-based Growth Resilient to Global Uncertainties, wiiw Research Report, No. 328, Vienna, July 2006, pp. 95-97 link
  • 'Russian Federation: gaining strength, some muscle and more fat', in: Vladimir Gligorov and Leon Podkaminer (eds), Strong Growth, Driven by Exports in the NMS and by Consumption in the Future EU Members, wiiw Research Report, No. 325, Vienna, February 2006, pp. 89-91 link
  • 'Russian Federation: lower GDP growth despite surging trade surplus', in: Gabor Hunya and Leon Podkaminer (eds), Back from the Peak, Growth in Transition Countries Returns to Standard Rate of Catching-up, wiiw Research Report, No. 320, Vienna, July 2005, pp. 86-89 link
  • 'The New EU Member States and Austria: Economic Developments in the First Year of Accession', wiiw Research Report, No. 318, Vienna, May 2005 link
  • 'Russian Federation: GDP growth slows down, reform stalemate', in: Vladimir Gligorov, Peter Havlik and Leon Podkaminer (eds), Accelerating GDP Growth, Improved Prospects for European Integration, wiiw Research Report, No. 314, Vienna, March 2005, pp. 98-101 link
  • 'Structural Change, Productivity and Employment in the New EU Member States', wiiw Research Report, No. 313, Vienna, January 2005 link
  • 'Russian Federation: high - and broader-based - growth continues', in: Vladimir Gligorov, Josef Pöschl and Sandor Richter (eds), As East You Go, the More They Grow: Transition Economies in a New Setting, wiiw Research Report, No. 308, Vienna, July 2004, pp. 89-92 link
  • 'European Union, Russia and Ukraine: Creating New Neighbourhoods' (with Vasily Astrov), wiiw Research Report, No. 305, Vienna, April 2004 link
  • 'Russian Federation: high GDP growth and rising investment', in: Leon Podkaminer (eds), Transition Countries on the Eve of EU Enlargement, wiiw Research Report, No. 303, Vienna, February 2004, pp. 86-88 link
  • 'Country Report Russian Federation: a turnaround in investments and higher GDP growth', in: Peter Havlik (eds), Transition Countries in 2003: Reforms and Restructuring Keep the Global Economic Slowdown at Bay, wiiw Research Report, No. 297, Vienna, July 2003, pp. 81-83 link
  • 'Country Report Russian Federation: GDP growth weakens, investments disappoint', in: Leon Podkaminer (eds), Transition Countries Resist Global Slowdown: Productivity Gains Offset Effects of Appreciation, wiiw Research Report, No. 293, Vienna, February 2003, pp. 93-95 link
  • 'EU Enlargement: Economic Impacts on Austria and the Five Acceding Central European Countries', wiiw Research Report, No. 290, Vienna, October 2002 link
  • 'EU Enlargement: Economic Impacts on Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia', wiiw Research Report, No. 280, Vienna, October 2001 link
  • 'Patterns of Catching-Up in Candidate Countries' Manufacturing Industry', wiiw Research Report, No. 279, Vienna, August 2001 link
  • 'Competitiveness of CEE Industries: Evidence From Foreign Trade Specialization and Quality Indicators' (with Michael Landesmann and Robert Stehrer), wiiw Research Report, No. 278, Vienna, July 2001 link
  • 'Transition Countries in 2001: Robust Domestic Demand, Concerns About External Fragility Reappear', wiiw Research Report, No. 277, Vienna, July 2001 link
  • 'The Transition Countries in Early 2000: Improved Outlook for Growth, But Unemployment Is Still Rising', wiiw Research Report, No. 266, Vienna, June 2000 link
wiiw Policy Notes and Reports
  • 'Vilnius Eastern Partnership Summit: A Milestone in EU-Russia Relations – not just for Ukraine', wiiw Policy Note/Policy Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2013 link
  • 'The European Rim Countries - Challenges and Opportunities for EU Competitiveness' (with Vasily Astrov, Mario Holzner, Gabor Hunya, Isilda Mara, Sandor Richter, Roman Stöllinger and Hermine Vidovic), wiiw Policy Note/Policy Report, No. 9, Vienna, October 2012 link
  • 'MENA in transition: any lessons from CESEE?' (with Sandor Richter), wiiw Policy Note/Policy Report, No. 6, Vienna, July 2011 link
wiiw Research Papers in German Language
  • 'Die wirtschaftliche Entwicklung in der Schwarzmeerregion und Herausforderungen für eine Internationalisierungsoffensive Österreichs ' (with Vasily Astrov, Gabor Hunya and Josef Pöschl), wiiw Research Paper in German language, No. 2010-10, Vienna, October 2010 link
  • 'Die wirtschaftliche Lage Russlands (Reprint from: Forschungsbericht des Instituts für Wirtschaftsforschung Halle - IWH, Heft 1, 2000)' (with Hubert Gabrisch), wiiw Research Paper in German language, No. 2000-04, Vienna, April 2000 link
Other wiiw publications
  • 'Arbeitskosten, Steuerbelastung und Wettbewerbsfähigkeit in Österreich im Vergleich mit ausgewählten CEEs' (with Sebastian Leitner and Roman Römisch), wiiw Statistical Report, No. 4, Vienna, April 2011 link
  • 'Growth Resurgence, Productivity Catching-up and Labour Demand in CEECs' (with Sebastian Leitner and Robert Stehrer), wiiw Statistical Report, No. 3, Vienna, January 2008 link
  • 'Unit Labour Costs in the New EU Member States', wiiw Statistical Report, No. 1, Vienna, January 2005 link
  • 'EU Enlargement: Growth, Competitiveness and Some Challenges Facing the Future Member States', wiiw country profile, No. 20, Vienna, November 2003 link
  • 'Industrial Development' (with Waltraut Urban), wiiw Structural Report 2003 on Central and Eastern Europe, Volume 1, wiiw Structural Report, Vol. 1, Vienna, October 2003 link
  • 'Russia - Ukraine - CIS at the beginning of the year 2000. Hybrid economies benefit from devaluation' (with Vasily Astrov and Helen Boss Heslop), wiiw country profile, No. 14, Vienna, March 2000 link

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