News – 18.11.2019

How Rich or Poor are You Compared to the Rest of Austria?

Online Calculator from WIFO and "Der Standard"

The WIFO employees Silvia Rocha-Akis, Lukas Schmoigl and Martina Einsiedl have developed an online calculator together with the medium "Der Standard", with which users can find out where they stand in the income distribution.
News – 13.11.2019

The Pricing of Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Policy Brief with Questions and Facts by Angela Köppl, Stefan Schleicher and Margit Schratzenstaller

In this Policy Brief by the WIFO economists Angela Köppl, Stefan Schleicher and Margit Schratzenstaller a supporting argumentation for the pricing of greenhouse gas emissions as instrument for climate policy is presented.
News – 11.11.2019

Ambiguous Economic Prospects

Business Cycle Report November 2019

The global economy appears to be stabilising somewhat at present. In the USA and the euro area, GDP continues to expand strongly, and indicators in Germany are also pointing to a gradual end to the slowdown. In Austria, the economy grew moderately in the third quarter, but economic momentum remained constant. However, the prospects for the economy are mixed and the recovery on the labour market is already be coming to an end. Inflation continued to slow.

WIFO-Monatsberichte, no 10/2019

With articles from Josef Baumgartner, Julia Bock-Schappelwein, Stefan Ederer, Werner Hölzl, Serguei Kaniovski, Michael Klien, Thomas Leoni, Stefan Schiman and Franz Sinabell.
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Event – 5.-6.12.2019

12th FIW Research Conference "International Economics" – Call for Papers

The Research Centre International Economics – FIW announces its 12th Research Conference "International Economics" and invites the submission of (full) working papers to be presented at the conference. The main objective of the conference is to provide a platform for economists working in the field of "International Economics" to present recent research. Papers from PhD students, young faculty mem...



Macroeconomic Exchange of Experience

WIFO-STATEC Workshop 2019

"A Guide for the Generation Climate Change"

30th Anniversary of the Ecosocial Forum

Prospects for a Bioeconomic Strategy

Lecture by WIFO Economist Franz Sinabell in Murten, Switzerland