Central-Eastern Europe and the economic crisis. Policy lessons learnt

Client/Funding Institution

Austrian Ministry of Finance


The objective of the project was to write a policy paper on "Central-Eastern Europe and the Economic Crisis. Policy Lessons Learnt" and present the paper in a workshop with European and local policy makers. The paper was jointly written by experts from Breugel and wiiw as well as experts from the region.


July 2009 - March 2010

wiiw team Leader

Michael Landesmann

wiiw Staff

Vladimir Gligorov

Keywords: competitiveness, international trade, economic policy, european integration, macroeconomic analysis

Countries covered: New EU Member States, SEE

Research Areas: Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy, International Trade, Competitiveness and FDI