Richard Grieveson

Economist

e-Mail: grieveson@wiiw.ac.at
telephone: (+43-1) 533 66 10-56

Richard Grieveson is Economist at wiiw. His main area of research is CESEE country analysis and economic forecasting, with a particular focus on Turkey, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Kosovo. In addition he works on economic history, European political economy, financial markets and convergence and transition in CESEE. He holds a Graduate Diploma in Economics from the University of London, Birkbeck, a Master in Advanced International Studies from the University of Vienna and a BA in History from the University of Cambridge. Previously he worked as a Director in the Emerging Europe Sovereigns team at Fitch Ratings, with a focus on the CIS and Balkans. Before that, he was Regional Manager and lead analyst for Germany and Poland in the Europe team at the Economist Intelligence Unit.

Austria, Vienna

List of Publications

External Publications wiiw Publications

External Publications

Shorter papers and comments
  • 'Europa am Scheidepunkt: Österreichs wichtige Rolle' (with Philipp Heimberger), Der Standard, November 30th, 2017 link
  • 'EU-CEE Is Still Growing at a Healthy Rate', Emerging Europe, August 16th, 2017 link
  • 'Impact of BREXIT on EU-CEE not overstated', Emerging Europe, June 26th, 2017 link

wiiw Publications

wiiw Forecast Reports
  • 'BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA: Political stalemate could cause further delays in investment', CESEE Back on Track to Convergence, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Autumn 2017, Vienna, November 2017, pp. 54-57 link
  • 'KOSOVO: New government facing challenges, but growth will remain strong', CESEE Back on Track to Convergence, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Autumn 2017, Vienna, November 2017, pp. 82-85 link
  • 'TURKEY: Economy shrugging off political noise with help of external demand', CESEE Back on Track to Convergence, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Autumn 2017, Vienna, November 2017, pp. 123-127 link
  • 'Special section III: Are CESEE sovereigns prepared for higher borrowing rates? ', CESEE Back on Track to Convergence, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Autumn 2017, Vienna, November 2017, pp. 32-44
  • 'Special section I: Global and EU political risks driving up uncertainty in EU-CEE', Cautious Upturn in CESEE: Haunted by the Spectre of Uncertainty, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Spring 2017, Vienna, March 2017, pp. 19-28
  • 'BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA: Growth momentum robust amid political risks', Cautious Upturn in CESEE: Haunted by the Spectre of Uncertainty, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Spring 2017, Vienna, March 2017, pp. 51-54 link
  • 'TURKEY: Political risk will continue to weigh on growth', Cautious Upturn in CESEE: Haunted by the Spectre of Uncertainty, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Spring 2017, Vienna, March 2017, pp. 123-128 link
  • 'KOSOVO: Remittances to continue driving growth', Cautious Upturn in CESEE: Haunted by the Spectre of Uncertainty, wiiw Forecast Report, No. Spring 2017, Vienna, March 2017, pp. 81-85 link
wiiw Monthly Reports
  • 'Opinion corner: What can be said about the status of Brexit in September 2017?', Monthly Report No. 9/2017, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 9, Vienna, September 2017, p. 2-5
  • 'Bosnia and Herzegovina: Broad-based pick-up in growth', Monthly Report No. 7-8/2017, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 7-8, Vienna, July-August 2017, p. 5
  • 'Kosovo: Election outcome unlikely to derail strong growth', Monthly Report No. 7-8/2017, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 7-8, Vienna, July-August 2017, p. 12
  • 'Turkey: Growth robust amid major risks', Monthly Report No. 7-8/2017, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 7-8, Vienna, July-August 2017, p. 23
  • 'Opinion corner: What does the Turkish referendum result mean for the economy?', Monthly Report No. 4/2017, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 4, Vienna, April 2017, pp. 2-5
  • 'History as a determinant of economic development: The Habsburg example', Monthly Report No. 11/2016, wiiw Monthly Report, No. 11, Vienna, November 2016, pp. 20-26

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