Dr. Klaus Friesenbichler

Klaus S. Friesenbichler is Senior Economist at WIFO and has been working in the Research Group "Industrial, Innovation and International Economics" since 2005. Thematically, he is interested in economic integration topics and industrial policies, including their implications for firm and industry performance. Holding a doctoral degree in Economics, he teaches development economics at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna), is a former World Bank staff, and was a visiting scholar at Sheffield University (UK) and the Ratio Institute (Sweden). He has consulted both national (e.g., the Austrian Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs) and international institutions (e.g., the European Commission). He has worked in Europe, North America, Asia and Africa. His work has been published in a wide range of academic outlets, including the Journal of Common Market Studies, Economics of Transition or Empirica – Journal of European Economics.

Closed: 05.04.2023
Contractor project: Österreichische Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft mbH
Ongoing project since: 05.01.2023
Project partner: Austrian Institute of Economic Research, Ernst & Young
JEL-Codes: D04
Ongoing project since: 22.12.2022
Supported by: Anniversary Fund of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank