Monthly Report No. 10/2017


Mahdi Ghodsi, Julia Grübler, Doris Hanzl-Weiss and Roman Römisch

wiiw Monthly Report No. 10, October 2017
48 pages including 4 Tables and 32 Figures

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  • Graph of the month: Regional GDP per capita in the EU, 2014 (p. 1)
  • Opinion corner: What are the potential consequences of decertifying the nuclear deal with Iran by US President Trump? (by Mahdi Ghodsi, pp. 2-5)
  • Austria’s economic geography position in Europe (by Roman Römisch; pp. 6-12)
  • Visit thy neighbour: Compositional trends in the Austrian tourism sector (by Julia Grübler; pp. 13‑17)
  • Economic relations between Austria and Slovakia (by Doris Hanzl-Weiss; pp. 18-23)
  • Recommended reading (p. 24)
  • Statistical Annex: Monthly and quarterly statistics for Central, East and Southeast Europe (pp. 25-46)


Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Annual Database, wiiw Monthly Database

Keywords: regions, regional GDP, regional growth, Iran, nuclear deal, President Trump, economic geography, Austrian tourism, tourism, net tourism export, trade, FDI, global value chains, backward and forward linkages

Countries covered: Austria, CEE, European Union, Iran, Russia, SEE, Slovakia, USA

Research Areas: Regional Development, Sectoral studies