News & Opinions

Mit eiserner Faust gegen NAFTA? - 19 Mar 2018

US Präsident Trump erhöht aus 'Sorge um die nationale Sicherheit' Zölle auf Stahl- und Aluminiumprodukte. Handelsdaten deuten dagegen auf Druckausübung auf NAFTA-Verhandlungspartner. read more

In Zahlen: von Stahl zu Fahrzeugen - 17 Mar 2018

Angedeutete US-Zölle auf Fahrzeuge stellen jene gegen Stahl und Aluminium in den Schatten. In Europa können diese Maßnahmen regional gänzlich unterschiedliche Effekte zeigen. read more

Russian economy going nowhere until relations with West and Ukraine improve - 15 Mar 2018

Without normalisation of external relations there will be no end to the vicious circle of sanctions, trade protectionism, and lack of investment. read more

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Russia’s Reform Failures and Putin’s Future Challenges

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Riding the Global Growth Wave

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26  March 2018    3:00 pm

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW).

Mariarosaria Comunale, Bank of Lithuania

Credit dynamics in CESEE since the global financial crisis: adjustment back to equilibrium levels?

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12  April 2018    9:00 am

Central, East and Southeast Europe: Stock-Taking and Outlook 30 Years of Change – 45 Years of wiiw

wiiw Spring Seminar 2018 (by invitation only)

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30  April 2018    3:00 pm

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Globalized firms: The gender employment gap and the transmission of attitudes towards female work across countries

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Projects in Focus

Diagnostic Report for Partner Country Programme (PCP) Kyrgyzstan

Client: UNIDO
Duration: August 2017 - November 2017 read more

Eurasian Economic Integration: Impact Evaluation and Review of Prospects

Client: Anniversary Fund of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank
Duration: January 2017 - June 2018 read more

Studies in the Areas of European Competitiveness

Client: European Commission, DG Growth
Duration: August 2014 - July 2018 read more