The Market Economy Foundation is an economically-liberal think tank, which is run by liberal economists. It belongs to the Stockholm Network. The foundation's scientific advisory board is also known as the Kronberger Kreis. The foundation was established in 1982 under the name of the Frankfurt Institute. It has been based in Berlin since 2001. The focus of the foundation's work is: labor market, social security systems, generational balance sheet, resources, taxes. The foundation sees itself as an interface between science and politics with the aim of promoting business-liberal concerns.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.stiftung-marktwirtschaft.de/

Address:
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft Charlottenstraße 60 10117 Berlin

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany, Europe
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
N/A
Institutional affiliations
N/A
Year founded
1982
Age (years)
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 42
Germany average
 39
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Wolfram Engels and Ludwig Eckes
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Dr. Michael Eilfort
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): Dr. Michael Eilfort
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Dr. Michael Eilfort, Prof. Dr. Bernd Raffelhüschen
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 9
Germany average
 71
Global average
 66
2021
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 9
2019
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 9
% Female staff
2023
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 33%
Germany average
 54%
Global average
 50%
2019
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 44%
% Female researchers
2019
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 40%
Germany average
 42%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 15
Germany average
 111
Global average
 65
2020
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 17
2019
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 14

Social

Twitter
Followers (2024)
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 662
Germany average
 11,374
Global average
 18,119
Followers (2022)
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 487
Followers (2021)
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 424
Subscribers (2023)
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 62
Germany average
 2,945
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 56
Subscribers (2021)
Stiftung Marktwirtschaft
 47

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
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