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

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1914
Age (years)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 108
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Bernhard Harms
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Gabriel Felbermayr
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Prof. Gabriel Felbermayr
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Gabriel Felbermayr
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 92
Germany average
 108
Global average
 86
% Female staff
2021
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 27%
Germany average
 50%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2021
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 27%
Germany average
 23%
Global average
 16%

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 291
Germany average
 146
Global average
 6,494

Social

Likes (2022)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 2,820
Germany average
 21,010
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 2,470
Likes (2019)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 2,096
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 12,394
Germany average
 10,787
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 10,260
Followers (2019)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 7,931
Subscribers (2022)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 439
Germany average
 2,896
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 349
Subscribers (2019)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 188
Followers (2022)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 6,439
Germany average
 11,446
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
Institut für Weltwirtschaft
 2,380

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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