News & Opinions

US sanctions carrousel spins faster - 16 Aug 2018

The new measures against Russia will harm growth, and will accelerate Moscow’s attempts to build stronger economic ties with other partners. read more

Turkey: Big policy change needed - 13 Aug 2018

A full-blown crisis is still avoidable, but would require policymakers to take steps that they appear far from willing to take. read more

Aufgeschoben ist nicht aufgehoben - 27 Jul 2018

Vorerst heißt es aufatmen: Die EU und die USA bewegen sich von den Handelskriegsfronten wieder Richtung Verhandlungstisch – für ein „Mini-TTIP“? read more

Recent Publications


Die Lohnentwicklung in den mittel- und osteuropäischen Mitgliedsländern der EU

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Monthly Report No. 7-8/2018

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Die „Europäische Seidenstraße“

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Upcoming Events

17  September 2018    3:00 pm

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW).

Anja Kukuvec, Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU)

Human Capital, Technology Diffusion and Total Factor Productivity Growth in Regions

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Projects in Focus

Competitiveness drivers and obstacles, intra-EU linkages and European value chains in GVCs

Client: European Commission, DG Growth
Duration: January 2017 - January 2018 read more

Investigating the Impact of the Innovation Union (I3U)

Client: European Commission, Horizon 2020
Duration: March 2015 - February 2018 read more

Diagnostic Report for the Programme for Country Partnership (PCP): Morocco

Client: UNIDO
Duration: June 2018 - August 2018 read more

Investitionspotentiale österreichischer Unternehmen in Bosnien-Herzegowina, Montenegro und Serbien

Client: Federal Chancellery of the Republic of Austria
Duration: May 2018 - July 2018 read more

Provision of services related to the implementation of the Better Regulation Guidelines (Framework Contract)

Client: European Commission, DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion
Duration: September 2017 - September 2019 read more