Report on Industrialization as the driver of growth, poverty reduction and prosperity

Client/Funding Institution



The project investigates the role of industrialization for growth, poverty reduction and the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) more generally. wiiw's task in this context is to present theoretical and empirical evidence on the key role that industrialization plays in economic development relative to other paths.


August 2019 - February 2020

wiiw team Leader

Roman Stöllinger

wiiw Staff

Magdalena Höllhuber, Roman Stöllinger

Keywords: growth, poverty reduction, UN Sustainable Development Goals

Research Areas: Sectoral studies