News & Opinions

How do immigration and offshoring affect native workers? - 11 Feb 2020

In a new study we identify effects on both employment and bargaining power. read more

Convergence or disintegration of EU countries? - 05 Feb 2020

Ensuring long-term convergence and stability in the EU will require coordinated fiscal, wage & industrial policies. read more

The European Green Deal – good intentions that won’t go far - 03 Feb 2020

The EU’s Green Deal, laudable as it is, will not be enough to trigger the desired ecological transformation read more

Recent Publications


Österreichs Fiskalpolitik im europäischen Kontext: Handlungsspielräume bei niedrigen Zinsen und Wirtschaftsabschwung

wiiw Research Reports in German Language read more


Monthly Report No. 01/2020

wiiw Monthly Reports read more


Immigration and Offshoring: Two Forces of Globalisation and Their Impact on Employment and the Bargaining Power of Occupational Groups

wiiw Working Papers read more

Upcoming Events

03  March 2020    3:00 pm

Fanny Dellinger, University of Innsbruck

The Welfare Magnet Hypothesis Revisited ? A Natural Experiment in Austria

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17  March 2020    10:00 am

Presentation of the latest growth forecast for Central, East and Southeast Europe.

Press conference: wiiw Spring Forecast 2020

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18  March 2020    4:00 pm

Presentation of the latest growth forecast for Central, East and Southeast Europe.

Webinar: wiiw Spring Forecast 2020

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19  March 2020    4:00 pm

Alejandro Lavopa, Department of Policy, Research and Statistics of UNIDO

Industrializing in the Digital Age: Main Findings from UNIDO's Industrial Development Report 2020

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26  March 2020    9:00 am

Entering a storm? The economic and political challenges facing Eastern Europe in the 2020s

wiiw Spring Seminar 2020

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Project in Focus

Framework contract for the implementation of external aid 2018 (FWC SIEA 2018) - Lot 6 'Innovative financing for development'

Client: EuropeAid
Duration: June 2018 - May 2020 read more