Think tank

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

IZA

Bonn, Germany

IZA is a bridge builder for research in labor economics. IZA narrows the distance between science and society, and transport relevant knowledge about the working world to the general public, political actors and economic players. IZA is the hub of a global network of scholars who work with them to create a sound economic understanding of how labor markets work and how labor market policies perform. IZA contributzes to the future of labor research by supporting young scholars on their paths to becoming tomorrow’s leading academics.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.iza.org

Address:
Institut zur Zukunft der Arbeit gGmbH Schaumburg-Lippe-Straße 5-9 53113 Bonn

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Foundation
Year founded
1998
Age (years)
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
 25
Germany average
 38
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Deutsche Post Foundation
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Dr. Steffan Altmann
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Prof. Dr. Steffan Altmann
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
 78
Germany average
 109
Global average
 85

Social

Followers (2022)
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
 12,577
Germany average
 10,723
Global average
 19,187
Followers (2021)
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
 10,315
Followers (2019)
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
 7,760
Followers (2022)
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
 3,097
Germany average
 11,462
Global average
 16,270
Followers (2019)
IZA Institute of Labor Economics
 1,833

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
Notes: Until 2016 called Forschungsinstitut zur Zukunft der Arbeit
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