Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies

WIIW
Vienna, Austria

WIIW aims to undertake independent research on the economies of Central and Eastern European countries (CEECs), including the FSU. Since 1990, WIIW's mandate has grown to include the academic analysis of transformation in CEECs (transformation theory and alternative ways of transformation), overall European integration (EU enlargement, East Europe-South Europe comparisons), growth forecasts, the "catching-up" process; and the political economy of conflict areas (former Yugoslavia, the Balkans). An additional area of study is that of Asian transformation countries (in particular, China), identifying lessons from the Asian experience that can inform the catching-up process in Central Europe and Eastern Europe.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.wiiw.ac.at

Address:
Rahlgasse 3, A-1060 Vienna, Austria

Country:
Austria

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Central, East and Southeast Europe
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1973
Age (years)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 51
Austria average
 37
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Kazimierz Łaski, Friedrich Levcik
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Mario Holzner
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Hannes Swoboda
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 44
Austria average
 65
Global average
 66
% Female staff
2023
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 41%
Austria average
 51%
Global average
 50%
2021
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 33%
2019
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 43%
% Female researchers
2021
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 30%
Austria average
 24%
Global average
 16%
2019
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 0%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 58
Austria average
 59
Global average
 65
2020
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 52
2019
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 40
Financials
2020
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 $4,470,638
Austria average
 $13,531,808
Global average
 $214,856,754
2019
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 $4,638,515
2016
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 $4,242,546

Social

Likes (2023)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 2,000
Austria average
 5,013
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 1,935
Likes (2021)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 1,830
Twitter
Followers (2024)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 4,852
Austria average
 6,343
Global average
 18,119
Followers (2022)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 11
Followers (2021)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 3
Subscribers (2023)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 3,110
Austria average
 2,599
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 1,310
Subscribers (2021)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 1,180
Followers (2022)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 3,577
Austria average
 1,798
Global average
 16,662
Followers (2019)
Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies
 2,300

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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