Framework contract to provide economic analysis in support of trade negotiations and policy issues

Client/Funding Institution

European Commission, DG Trade


Within this framework contract, the consortium provides economic analysis and advice in the area of international trade and investment policy. The scope of services also includes providing economic advice on trade dispute cases, development of analytical tools for trade policy and contributing to related workshops and seminars. wiiw is partner in a consortium led by CEPR.


April 2011 - April 2014

wiiw team Leader

Robert Stehrer

wiiw Staff

Ronald Hartwig

Project Partners

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR, Coordinator), Climate Strategies, CEPII, CPB Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis, The Leverhulme Centre for Research on Globalisation and Economic Policy (GEP), The Center for Global Trade Analysis is the University based home of the Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP), IFPRI, LEI-Wageningen UR, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)

Keywords: international trade

Countries covered: EU27

Research Areas: International Trade, Competitiveness and FDI