Think tank

Institut für Weltwirtschaft

Kiel Institute for the World Economy ‒ IFW

Kiel, Germany

The Kiel Institute is an international center for research in global economic affairs, economic policy consulting, economic education and documentation. The Institute engages especially in creating solutions to urgent problems in global economic affairs. On basis of its research, the Institute advises decision-makers in policy, business, and society and informs the broader public about important developments in international economic policy. Research activities in the research are The Environment and Natural Resources focus on the allocation of environmental and natural resources. The Kiel Institute investigates the factors influencing the increasing scarcity of natural resources. Moreover, it assesses their impact on the allocation of production factors and on the changes they bring to the world economy. The Kiel Institute evaluates international and national aspects of environmental policy measures and make proposals for rational and efficient use of environmental policy instruments. Traditionally, there is a strong focus on climate change and climate policy.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.ifw-kiel.de/

Address:
Kiellinie 66, 24105 Kiel

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Year founded
1914
Age (years)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
107 
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Gabriel Felbermayr
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2016): Prof. Dennis J. Snower, PhD
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 160
Germany average
 76
Global average
 120

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 291
Germany average
 147
Global average
 6,666

Social

Likes (2019)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 2,096
Germany average
 17,485
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 7,931
Germany average
 7,867
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 661
Subscribers (2019)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 188
Germany average
 3,620
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 2,380
Germany average
 2,640
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 20/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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