Werner Hölzl has been an economist at WIFO in the Research Group "Industrial Economics, Innovation and International Competition"
since 2005. He holds a degree in Economics and Computer Science from the TU Wien and a doctorate in Economics from the University
of Vienna. Before joining WIFO in 2005 he was a lecturer at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna). His
main research interests are in the field of industrial dynamics, entrepreneurship and business tendency surveys. He has served
as a contributor to a number of international and national projects with focus on high growth firms, innovation, corporate
finance, industrial policy and structural change. Since 2012 he is scientific coordinator of the WIFO business cycle surveys.
Werner Hölzl has published in international journals such as Small Business Economics, Research Policy, Industrial and Corporate
Change and Applied Economics.