The Research Centre International Economics FIW is a project of WIFO, wiiw and WSR on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs. The FIW cooperation with the Vienna University of Economics and Business, the University Vienna, the Johannes Kepler University Linz and the University of Innsbruck is supported by the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research.
Upcoming Seminars in International Economics (Online Events)
- 08-04-2021: Patent Boxes and the Success Rate of Patent Applications
- 29-04-2021: Border Policies and Unauthorized Flows: Evidence from the Refugee Crisis in Europe
Within the scope of the 'Research Centre International Economics' (FIW) the yearbook on 'Austria's External Relations 2008' has been published. You can download the full text of the yearbook (in German) and the English summary for free.
This English summary is a condensed version of the more than 250 pages long publication 'Österreichs Außenwirtschaft 2008', which is published by the FIW for the second time, and funded by the The Federal Ministry of Economics and Labour (BMWA). The publication provides numerous analyses and comprehensive data on the framework of world trade and on Austrian trade in goods and services as well as Austrian foreign direct investment. The main focus is set on the year 2007; futhermore an outlook for 2008 and 2009 is given. It also covers the financial crises.