Globalisation and the art of designing policy

Kaushik Basu, Chief Economist of the World Bank, captivated the audience of the OeNB-wiiw Global Economy Lecture with his talk on challenges of globalisation. read more

Mixed prospects: consumption leads fragile recovery in the CESEE core - CIS stumbles.

At today’s press conference, Mario Holzner presented the new wiiw forecast for 22 countries of Central, East and Southeast Europe. read more

wiiw mourns the passing of Professor Kazimierz Łaski

wiiw has the sad duty to inform you of the death of our esteemed and long-time colleague and former Director of our Institute, Professor Kazimierz Łaski. read more

Recent Publications


Monthly Report No. 11/2015 - Special Issue in Memoriam Kazimierz Laski

wiiw Monthly Reports read more


Mixed Prospects: Consumption Leads Fragile Recovery in the CESEE Core – CIS Stumbles

wiiw Forecast Reports read more


Labour Mobility of Migrants and Natives in the European Union: An Empirical Test of the 'Greasing of the Wheels’ Effect of Migrants

wiiw Working Papers read more

Upcoming Events

26  November 2015    4:00 pm

Julia Wörz, Österreichische Nationalbank

Trade and Import Demand Nexus – any Change through Global Value Chains?

FIW-wiiw Seminars in International Economics

30  November 2015    5:00 pm

Jan Fagerberg, University of Oslo; Ålborg University; Lund University

The Triple Challenge for Europe: The Economy, Climate Change and Governance

Policy Perspectives for European Integration

03  December 2015    5:00 pm

Heinz Faßmann, University of Vienna

The European Asylum Crisis

Policy Perspectives for European Integration

Projects in Focus

Production linkages, value added trade and employment in the wider Europe

Client: Oesterreichische Nationalbank/Jubilee Fund
Duration: January 2015 - December 2016 read more

Smart Public Intangibles (SPINTAN)

Client: European Commission, 7th Framework Programme
Duration: December 2013 - November 2016 read more

Global Development Network Southeast Europe (GDN_SEE)

Client: Oesterreichische Nationalbank/Austrian Ministry of Finance
Duration: February 2009 - December 2015 read more