Monthly Report No. 1/2009


Leon Podkaminer, Arno Tausch, Waltraut Urban and Bin Wang

wiiw Monthly Report No. 1, January 2009
30 pages including 14 Tables

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  • The Chinese automotive industry in a global context (by W. Urban and B. Wang, pp. 1-8)
    Keywords: China, automotive industry
    Countries covered: China
    Topics: Foreign Direct Investment; Industry

  • Index of global tolerance: a quantitative analysis based on 'World Values Survey' data (by A. Tausch, pp. 9-12)
    Keywords: tolerance, Islam
    Countries covered: European Union; Asia; Wider Europe
    Topics: Labour and Migration; Economic Integration

  • Some reflections on the crisis management in the EU (by L. Podkaminer, pp. 13-18)
    Keywords: crisis management
    Countries covered: European Union, OECD
    Topics: Macroeconomic Analysis, Forecasts and Policy; Other

  • Statistical Annex: Selected monthly data on the economic situation in Southeast Europe, Russia and Ukraine (tables) (pp. 19-27)

  • Guide to wiiw statistical services on Central, East and Southeast Europe, Russia and Ukraine (p. 28)


Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Monthly Database

Keywords: China, automotive industry, tolerance, Islam, crisis management

Countries covered: Russia, SEE, Ukraine, Asia, China, European Union, OECD, Wider Europe

Research Areas: Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy, Labour, Migration and Income Distribution, International Trade, Competitiveness and FDI, Sectoral studies