WIFO Operations in the Current Emergency Situation


Current Organisational Information and Measures

On this page you will find current and continuously updated organisational information on the operation of the Austrian Institute of Economic Research in view of the current measures in the fight against the corona virus.
  • WIFO is still in operation.

  • Research and public relations work has been switched to telework operation in accordance with the request of the federal government.

  • WIFO's management has drawn up an action plan to ensure the continuity of research operations.

  • The telephones are usually redirected. If you wish to contact specific persons, it is also possible to contact them via email.

  • The reception desk at WIFO is manned between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. until further notice.

Please contact

Ulrike Famira-Mühlberger, PhD

Function: Senior Economist, Deputy director
Research groups: Labour Market, Income and Social Security

Jürgen Janger, MSc

Function: Senior Economist, Deputy director
Research groups: Industrial Economics, Innovation and International Competition