News & Opinions

Spring Forecast: Eastern Europe recovery remains on track - 24 Apr 2024

Private consumption main driver of growth; geopolitical risks weigh; Ukrainian recovery in jeopardy; Russia's war economy at its limits, secondary sanctions could hurt read more

BRICS Plus: New World Order after the Pax Americana? - 08 Apr 2024

The political and economic interests of the heterogeneous group of countries are too diverse to seriously jeopardise Western supremacy. However, as a bloc, they would be in a position to pressure the West because of their huge energy reserves read more

Recent Publications

Foreign Capital in Russia: Taking Stock after Two Years of War

Russia Monitor read more


Assessing the International Interlinkages and Dependencies of the EU27 ‘Energy-renewables’ Ecosystem

wiiw Research Reports read more


The Energy Transition in the Western Balkans: The Status Quo, Major Challenges and How to Overcome them

wiiw Policy Notes and Reports read more

Upcoming Events

22  May 2024    6:00 pm CEST

In cooperation with Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) & The Schumpeter Society.

Schumpeter Lecture 2024 with Professor Bart van Ark

Schumpeter Lecture 2024: How Not to Miss a Productivity Revival Again? Making Pro-Productivity Policies Fit for Purpose

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28  May 2024    2:00 pm CEST

In cooperation with Research Centre International Economics (FIW) and European University Institute (EUI).

Join Julian Hinz & Sonali Chowdhry as they discuss the firm-level effects of embargoes

Shooting down trade: Firm-level effects of embargoes

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Projects in Focus

Industry 4.0, migration and the labour market adjustment: an intra-European perspective

Client: Anniversary Fund of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank
Duration: October 2021 - March 2024 read more

EU Recovery Watch

Client: Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS)
Duration: April 2022 - July 2023 read more

Welfare systems and labour market policies for economic and social resilience in Europe (WeLaR)

Client: European Commission, Horizon Europe
Duration: September 2022 - August 2025 read more