News & Opinions

Ukraine’s presidential elections: entering uncharted waters - 24 Apr 2019

Relations with Russia will not improve significantly, while future economic policy depends largely on the results of the October parliamentary election. read more

Where is the inflation in CESEE? - 17 Apr 2019

In the context of rapid wage growth, inflation remains mysteriously low. This reflects a combination of factors, and may not change anytime soon. read more

Iran’s structural challenges and available policy options - 11 Apr 2019

The government is in a very difficult position, owing to both domestic and external factors. Better cooperation with the EU should be a priority. read more

Recent Publications


Moving Into the Slow Lane

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Bevölkerungs- und Wirtschaftsentwicklung in den mittel- und osteuropäischen Ländern

wiiw Research Reports in German Language read more


Demographic Challenges for Labour Supply and Growth

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Projects in Focus

Framework contract for the implementation of external aid 2018 (FWC SIEA 2018) - Lot 6 'Innovative financing for development'

Client: EuropeAid
Duration: June 2018 - May 2020 read more

Of Smile Curves and Global Value Chains: The Role of Functional Specialisation for Economic Growth

Client: Anniversary Fund of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank
Duration: January 2018 - June 2019 read more

Study supporting the Evaluation of the Council Recommendation of 15 Feb 2016 on the integration of the long-term unemployed into the labour market

Client: European Commission, DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion
Duration: February 2018 - April 2019 read more

Labour markets: demography, migration and skills

Client: European Commission, DG Economic and Financial Affairs
Duration: March 2019 - September 2019 read more

FWC Impact Assessments - Analysis of the SME's Partitions in Public Procurement and the Measures to support it"

Client: European Commission, DG Growth
Duration: July 2018 - July 2021 read more

Framework contract: Evaluations and impact assessments of EU macro-financial assistance and balance of payment support operations

Client: European Commission, DG Economic and Financial Affairs
Duration: January 2016 - December 2019 read more