Think tank

Center für Wirtschaftspolitische Studien

Center for Economic Policy Studies ‒ CWS

Hanover, Germany

The Center for Economic Policy Studies (CWS) predominantly carries out third-party funded project research on current economic and political issues.The focus of the activities lies in the three areas of competence: "Competitiveness, structural change and industries," "Education, qualification and labor market" as well as "Analysis of regional economic effects of companies and investment projects.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.niw.de/

Address:
Niedersächsisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung Königstraße 53 30175 Hannover

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1981
Age (years)
Center für Wirtschaftspolitische Studien
 39
Germany average
 36
Global average
 30
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Dr. Stephan L. Thomsen
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Prof. Dr. Stephan L. Thomsen
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Prof. Dr. Stephan L. Thomsen
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Center für Wirtschaftspolitische Studien
 7
Germany average
 78
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Center für Wirtschaftspolitische Studien
57% 
Germany average
47% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Center für Wirtschaftspolitische Studien
58% 
Germany average
42% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Center für Wirtschaftspolitische Studien
 8
Germany average
 148
Global average
 6,652
2016
Center für Wirtschaftspolitische Studien
 9
2015
Center für Wirtschaftspolitische Studien
 10

Data notes

Last updated: 02/03/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Imported
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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