News & Opinions

Das wiiw sucht eine/n Projektmanager/in (m/w/d) - 17 May 2022

Zur Verstärkung unseres Projektmanagement-Teams schreiben wir eine Halbtagsstelle aus. read more

Lower growth in Eastern Europe, Ukraine and Russia in deep recession - 27 Apr 2022

Ukraine and Russia face deep recessions, downward revision for Eastern Europe. read more

War will have huge economic costs for Ukraine and Russia - 11 Apr 2022

The invasion will dramatically intensify the economic decoupling between Russia and the West that began in 2014. read more

Recent Publications


What Drives Credit Risk? Empirical Evidence from Southeast Europe

wiiw Working Papers read more


Overshadowed by War and Sanctions

wiiw Forecast Reports read more


Antworten auf die Krisen – auf EU-, nationaler und kommunaler Ebene investieren oder sparen? Rolle und Bedeutung öffentlicher Investitionen in Infrastruktur und Daseinsvorsorge

wiiw Policy Notes and Reports read more

Upcoming Events

08  June 2022    4:00 pm CEST

In cooperation with Bertelsmann Stiftung.

Study presentation and expert discussion

A new EU strategy for the Western Balkans: Lessons from EU-CEE and the Russian invasion

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25  May 2022    4:00 pm CEST

Vladislav Inozemtsev, Director of the Moscow-based Centre for Research on Post-Industrial Societies

The Russian economy: past, present and future

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Projects in Focus

Automotive sector in Europe, particularly in CESEE

Client: Oesterreichische Nationalbank/Austrian Ministry of Finance
Duration: April 2021 - October 2021 read more

Regional Cooperation in EU-CEE and Lessons for the Western Balkans

Client: Bertelsmann Stiftung
Duration: June 2021 - May 2022 read more

Key economic indicators

Client: Federation of Austrian Industries
Duration: March 2012 - December 2022 read more

Determinants and Effects of Foreign Direct Investments in Austria: New Insights from Microdata

Client: Austrian Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs
Duration: October 2021 - February 2022 read more