Think tank

Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut

WSI

Dusseldorf, Germany

The Institute of Economic and Social Research (WSI) is an independent academic institute within the Hans-Böckler-Foundation, a non-profit organisation fostering co-determination and promoting research and academic study on behalf of the German Confederation of Trade Unions (DGB).

Contact details

Website:
https://www.boeckler.de/index_wsi.htm

Address:
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut Hans-Böckler-Straße 39 40476 Düsseldorf

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
N/A
Year founded
1946
Age (years)
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 76
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Dr. Bettina Kohlrausch
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Norbert Kluge
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2016): Prof. Dr. Heide Pfarr
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 36
Germany average
 108
Global average
 86
2019
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 38
% Female staff
2019
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 47%
Germany average
 48%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 16%
Germany average
 42%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 98
Germany average
 76
Global average
 34
2019
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 81
2018
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 35

Social

Likes (2022)
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 2,296
Germany average
 21,003
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 2,272
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 5,223
Germany average
 10,785
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliches Institut
 4,523

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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