News & Opinions

wiiw Reality Check: Remembering transition

wiiw Economist Gábor Hunya recaps 25 years of transition in Hungary and Romania and shares his personal as well as professional assessment of “New Hungary” read more

Video documentation of the wiiw Spring Seminar 2016

Here you can revisit all presentations and speeches held at 2016’s wiiw Spring Seminar on 7th April in Vienna. read more

Along the Silk Road

Peter Nolan and Peter Havlik, two country experts for China and Russia, respectively, present different perspectives on China’s Silk Road Strategy. read more

Recent Publications


Government Policies and Financial Crises: Mitigation, Postponement or Prevention?

wiiw Working Papers read more


Correcting External Imbalances in the European Economy

wiiw Research Reports read more


The Role of Financial Constraints for Different Innovation Strategies: Evidence for CESEE and FSU Countries

wiiw Working Papers read more

Upcoming Events

12  May 2016    4:00 pm

Tamás Bauer, Research economist, political analyst, former MP in Hungary

Hungary’s Authoritarian U-Turn – Background and Prospects

wiiw Other Seminars

19  May 2016    4:00 pm

Yoshinori Shiozawa, Osaka City University, Japan

Recent Development of International Trade Theory and Some of its Consequences

FIW-wiiw Seminars in International Economics

09  June 2016    10:00 am

wiiw presents its new analysis of FDI developments

wiiw FDI Report 2016

wiiw Press Conferences

30  June 2016    10:00 am

Presentation of latest growth forecast for Central, East and Southeast Europe (CESEE) with special focus on Austria’s economic relations with CESEE

wiiw Summer Forecast 2016

wiiw Press Conferences

Projects in Focus

Euroasian Integration

Client: International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Duration: June 2013 - December 2015 read more

Mid-term skills supply and demand forecast

Client: European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP)
Duration: January 2013 - December 2016 read more