Das Bauforschungsnetzwerk EUROCONSTRUCT®

EUROCONSTRUCT® ist ein unabhängiges Baumarktforschungsnetzwerk mit Partnerinstituten in 19 europäischen Ländern. Das WIFO ist als österreichischer Partner im Netzwerk die Anlaufstelle in Österreich.

Im Fokus der Netzwerkaktivitäten stehen die halbjährlichen Konferenzen. Den inhaltlichen Schwerpunkt der Veranstaltungen bilden die Prognosen zur Entwicklung der Gesamtwirtschaft und des Bausektors in jenen Ländern, in denen das Netzwerk vertreten ist. Die Prognosen werden zweimal jährlich überarbeitet und im Rahmen einer Sommer-Konferenz (Juni) und einer Winter-Konferenz (November oder Dezember) in wechselnden europäischen Städten dem Fachpublikum vorgestellt.


Konferenzen und Publikationen

84th Euroconstruct Conference: European Construction Market Forecasts to 2020

Workshops, Konferenzen und andere Veranstaltungen, Munich, 23.-24.11.2017, http://www.euroconstruct.org
WIFO's Euroconstruct partner, the ifo Institute, is hosting the 84th Euroconstruct conference in November 2017. The conference deals with European construction market forecasts to 2020. Special lectures on Iran and Mexico will be additionally covered by the Munich programme. A pre-conference event is scheduled on the evening before the conference. The first part of this event is reserved for a key-note speech on European real estate markets and a focus on Germany. This will take place at the University of Munich (LMU). The second part will be a social event with gala dinner at the Olympic Tower.
Veranstalter: Euroconstruct
Online seit: 09.08.2017 0:00

Michael Klien, Michael Weingärtler, 83rd Euroconstruct Conference: European Construction Market Outlook until 2019 – Austria's Construction Market on a Robust Growth Path. Country Report Austria

Monographien, Juni 2017, 31 Seiten, http://www.euroconstruct.org
The 83rd Euroconstruct Conference confirms Austria's growth path in the construction sector in the upcoming years. Nevertheless construction output is expected to increase only by 1.6 percent at constant prices in 2017 compared to the previous year which is significantly lower than the average of 2.9 percent in the Euroconstruct region. It has to be considered that Austria has already one of the highest numbers of building permits per 1,000 inhabitants in Europe additionally supported by numerous public housing programmes. Therefore growth in residential construction is limited. On the other hand the steadily improving economic framework, pushed by improving labour markets and higher private consumption along with improving export markets is driving non-residential construction (+2.1 percent) in 2017. Apart from that civil engineering is expected to remain weak with low investments in energy and water works. Growth in civil engineering can be mainly expected from the traffic infrastructure area, all above from investments into the road and railway network.
Studie von: Österreichisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung
Online seit: 14.06.2017 0:00

Euroconstruct, 83rd Euroconstruct Conference: European Construction Market Outlook until 2019 – Continued Strong Market Performance. Country Reports

Monographien, Juni 2017, 458 Seiten, http://www.euroconstruct.org
The recent construction market forecasts presented at the 83rd Euroconstruct Conference indicate a continuing growth path of the European construction industry. Construction output in the Euroconstruct region expanded by 2.5 percent at constant prices in 2016 compared to the previous year. Construction markets improved in 11 out of 19 countries in 2017, leading to a stronger growth than previously expected. The projections for 2018 and 2019 are also generally favourable, nevertheless uncertainty is increasing and growth is expected to level off at rates of about 2.5 and 2.0 percent, respectively. Hungary, Ireland and the Dutch market are expected to show the highest dynamics while on the other hand construction output in Germany (Europe's largest market) could peak in 2018 and face a decline in 2019 according the latest projections. The Euroconstruct Country Reports provide more detailed information on the construction market trends and its fundamentals in each of the 19 Euroconstruct member countries until 2019. The forecasts and analyses are presented on the country level and are based on a comparable harmonised dataset for the major construction sectors and indicators. The macroeconomic framework conditions are included additionally. – With contributions by Yngve Abrahamsen, Anders Bjerre, Jan Blahoňovský, Ludwig Dorffmeister, Josep Ramon Fontana, Anna Gáspár, Paul Groot, James Hastings, Bengt Henricson, Annette Hughes, Michael Klien, Matijas Kocijan, Vladimir Lenko, Jean-Pierre Liebaert, Nejra Macic, Ciara Morley, Renaud Muller, Barbora Pospíšilová, Stéphane Radureau, Markku Riihimäki, Emmanuel Rozenkier, Radislav Semenov, Adam Sochacki, Mariusz Sochacki, Antonella Stemperini, Dominik Studer, Deogratias Urayeneza, Conceição Vital, Michael Weingärtler, Youssef Yacoubi.
Online seit: 14.06.2017 0:00

Euroconstruct, 83rd Euroconstruct Conference: European Construction Market Outlook until 2019 – Continued Strong Market Performance. Summary Report

Monographien, Juni 2017, 204 Seiten, http://www.euroconstruct.org
The construction forecasts presented at the 83rd Euroconstruct Conference show a sound development in the construction industry in 2017. The residential construction sector is driving the market substantially. From a regional perspective major impulses are expected from the French market, as well as from Sweden within the Nordics, from Ireland within the group of smaller countries and from Hungary in the Eastern European region which is covered by Euroconstruct. The Euroconstruct Summary Report provides a macroeconomic analysis and an overview of the European construction industry by sectors (housing, non-residential construction and civil engineering; new and renovation, respectively) up to 2019. – With contributions by Yngve Abrahamsen, Jorrit Bakker, Anders Bjerre, Radislav Semenov, Paul Tang, Oebele Vries, Michael Weingärtler.
Online seit: 14.06.2017 0:00

83rd Euroconstruct Conference: European Construction Market Forecasts to 2019 in an Uncertain Macroeconomic and Political Environment

Workshops, Konferenzen und andere Veranstaltungen, Amsterdam, 8.-9.6.2017, http://www.euroconstruct.org
WIFO's Euroconstruct partner institute EIB is hosting the 83th Euroconstruct conference in June 2017. The conference focuses on European construction market forecasts until 2019 in an uncertain macroeconomic and political environment. A special topic is dealing with circular economic policies. A pre-conference networking event will be held at the A'dam Tower on 8 June, the main conference takes at Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, Amsterdam on 9 June 2017.
Online seit: 15.04.2017 0:00