News & Opinions

Iran’s protest movement: an intensifying potential for change - 29 Sep 2022

Iran is currently experiencing its biggest ever movement for basic human and women's rights. The only solution is to listen to society's demands and change the failing political system. read more

Serbia, China's gateway to Europe - 16 Sep 2022

The EU has created a political vacuum in the Western Balkans. In Serbia, China has used this opportunity to gain a geostrategic foothold. Brussels must finally react. read more

Offenlegung öffentlich finanzierter Studien gesetzlich verankert - 29 Aug 2022

Stellungnahme zur Novellierung des Bundesverfassungsgesetzes read more

Recent Publications


Determinants and Effects of Foreign Direct Investment in Austria: Spillovers to Novel Innovative Environmental Technologies

wiiw Working Papers read more


Bevölkerungs- und Wirtschaftsentwicklung in den mittel- und osteuropäischen Ländern (MOEL)

wiiw Research Reports in German Language read more


Monthly Report No. 09/2022

wiiw Monthly Reports read more

Upcoming Events

05  October 2022    3:30 pm CEST

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW).

Italo Colantone, Bocconi University

The Political Consequences of Green Policies: Evidence from Italy (Hybrid event)

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09  November 2022    9:00 am CET

Mid term conference of the Horizon 2020 project UNTANGLED

Labour market effects and social impact of technological transformation, globalisation and demographic change

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01  December 2022    3:30 pm CET

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW).

Mostafa Beshkar, Indiana University

The Balance of Concessions in the Trade Agreements

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Projects in Focus

Regional Cooperation in EU-CEE and Lessons for the Western Balkans

Client: Bertelsmann Stiftung
Duration: June 2021 - May 2022 read more

The production side of ‘digitalisation’ and its impacts

Client: Anniversary Fund of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank
Duration: September 2019 - October 2021 read more

Jobs, mental health and social policy in times of COVID-19

Client: FWF - Austrian Science Fund
Duration: November 2021 - October 2023 read more