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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.

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FIW Team Members

M.Sc. Vasily Astrov

Workgroup on scientific focus

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E-Mail: astrov(at)wiiw.ac.at

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Mag. Susanne Bärenthaler-Sieber

Workgroup Scientific Focus and Workgroup Data

  • Austrian foreign trade - analysis and forecast (country and sector structure, market shares, specialisation)
  • Austrian inward and outward FDI analysis (country and sector structure, market shares, specialisation)

 Email: Susanne.Baerenthaler-Sieber(at)wifo.ac.at

em. Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Fritz Breuss

Project-Lead, Workgroup on scientific focus

  • EU enlargement
  • European integration
  • Globalisation
  • Macroeconomics and European economic policy
  • Econometrics
  • WIFO macro model and policy simulations
  • Economic and Monetary Union (EMU)
  • International Economics

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Email: Fritz.Breuss(at)wifo.ac.at

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Ingo Oberortner

Head of Workgroup Data

Email: ingo.oberortner(at)wsr.ac.at

Mag. Elisabeth Christen, PhD

Workgroup Scientific Focus and Workgroup Data

 

Email: mailto:Elisabeth.Christen@wifo.ac.at

Mag. Manuela Engleitner

Project assistence wiiw, Workgroup Scientific focus

  • Project coordination wiiw

Email: engleitner(at)wiiw.ac.at

Dr. Martin Falk

Workgoup on scientific focus

  • Foreign Economic Relations
  • Competitiveness and growht
  • Industrial Economics and Industrial Policy
  • Innovation and Technology

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E-Mail: martin.falk(at)wifo.ac.at

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Gina Feichtinger

Workgroup Data

  • Database- and server administration, technical support

Curriculum Vitae

Email: Gina.Feichtinger(at)wsr.ac.at

Homepage: www.geekgrrl.priv.at

Dr. Neil Foster

Workgroup on scientific focus

 

E-Mail: foster(at)wiiw.ac.at

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Mag. (FH) Margot Gerharter

Workgroup on scientific focus

 

E-Mail: gerharter(at)wiiw.ac.at

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Lucia Glinsner

Workgroup Data

  • Licencing
  • Contact to data suppliers

Email: Lucia.Glinsner(at)wifo.ac.at

Dr. Elisabeth Hagen

Workgroup on scientific focus

  • Project management

Email: hagen(at)wiiw.ac.at

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DI Peter Holzer

Projectcoordination WSR, Workgroup Data

  • Software development focusing on software architecture, data modeling and administration tools
  • Technical requirements for the publication database
  • Technical support

Curriculum Vitae

Email: Peter.Holzer(at)wsr.ac.at

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Dr. Peter Huber

Workgroup on scientific focus

  • Migration

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Email: Peter.Huber(at)wifo.ac.at

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Dr. Gabor Hunya

Workgroup on scientific focus

  • Foreign direct investment (FDI)
  • Structural change
  • Locational factors of production
  • Foreign investment enterprises

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Email: hunya(at)wiiw.ac.at

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Ing. Christian Isnardi

Project Assistance WSR, Workgroup Data

  • Design and development of the FIW-website
  • Editorial support for the FIW-website
  • Software documentation and user manual

Curriculum Vitae

Email: Christian.Isnardi(at)wsr.ac.at

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Mag. Alexander Hudetz

Project office, workgroup on scientific focus, workgroup data

  • Project managment
  • Database account management
  • Event management
  • Monitoring
  • Editorial administration of website
  • Operative consulting

Email: alexander.hudetz(at)wifo.ac.at

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Michael Landesmann

Workgroup scientific focus

  • International trade
  • Vertical and horizontal product differentiation in international trade
  • International growth and productivity developments
  • International processes of catching-up
  • Development in international divisions of labour (including extra European developments)
  • Internationalization (globalization) and developments on labour markets
  • Migration and effects on labour markets

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Email: landesmann(at)wiiw.ac.at

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Irene Langer

Workgroup Data

  • Data query, downloads and information on data sources concerning national and international trade databases, direct investment databases and service databases (WIFO database, Statistik Austria, OeNB, OECD, EU, IMF, UNO, WTO)

Email: Irene.Langer(at)wifo.ac.at

Dr. Tong Li

Workgroup Data

  • Software development focusing on the the data retrieval tools
  • Design of the user interface
  • Technical support

Curriculum Vitae

Email: Tong.Li(at)wsr.ac.at

Beate Muck

Workgroup Data

  • Collecting and preparing macro-economic data for Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia
  • Maintenance of the wiiw Annual Database
  • Graphical art work
  • International trade data

Email: muck(at)wiiw.ac.at

Dr. Michael Peneder

Workgroup Scientific Focus

  • Industrial Stucture, growth and competitiveness
  • Industrial Economics and Industrial Policy
  • Innovation and Technology

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EMail: Michael.Peneder(at)wifo.ac.at

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Mag. Olga Pindyuk

Worgroup scientifc focus

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Email: pindyuk(at)wiiw.ac.at

MMag. Johannes Pöschl

Workgroup Data, workgroup on scientific focus

  • Responsible for support and maintenance of the databases located at the wiiw
  • Creation of software for queries of internal and external (ADB & FDI) databases

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Email: poeschlj(at)wiiw.ac.at

Mag. Monika Schwarzhappel

Workgroup Data

  • Principal administrator of statistics
  • Collecting and preparing macro-economic data for Hungary and Romania
  • Responsibility for the wiiw Annual Database and wiiw Database on Foreign Direct Investment
  • Purchasing power parities

Email: schwarzhappel(at)wiiw.ac.at

Univ.- Prof. Dr. Egon Smeral

Workgroup Scientific Focus

  • Services Export, focus on the tourism sector

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Email: egon.smeral(at)wifo.ac.at

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Doz. Dr. Robert Stehrer

Project-Lead and -coordination wiiw, Workgroup Scientific Focus

  • International trade and specialisation (Internationaler Handel und Spezialisierungsmuster)
  • Convergence and trade (Konvergenzprozesse und Handel)
  • Trade, technology and labour markets (Handel, Technologie und Arbeitsmärkte)
  • Vertical and horizontal product differentiation in trade patterns (Vertikale und horizontale Produktdifferenzierung und Handel)
  • Outsourcing and FDI (Outsourcing)
  • Trade and economic development (Handel und ökonomische Entwicklung)

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Email: stehrer(at)wiiw.ac.at

Mag. Roman Stöllinger

Workgroup Scientific Focus

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Email: stoellinger(at)wiiw.ac.at

Barbara Swierczek

Workgroup Data

  • Collecting and preparing macro-economic data for Albania, Poland and Russia
  • Support of the wiiw Monthly database
  • National and international trade data

Email: swierczek(at)wiiw.ac.at

Gabriele Wellan

Workgroup Data

  • Data query, downloads and information on data sources concerning national and international trade databases, direct investment databases and service databases (WIFO database, Statistik Austria, OeNB, OECD, EU, IMF, UNO, WTO)

Email: Gabriele.Wellan(at)wifo.ac.at

Dr. Yvonne Wolfmayr

Workgroup Scientific Focus and Workgroup Data

  • International trade (focus: Austria and EU)
    • Specialisation, product differenciation, structural change
    • Trade in intermediates (international outsourcing)
    • Trade in services
    • Multilateral trade liberalisation in the service sector (GATS)
    • Analysis and forecasts of Austrian international trade
  • Active Foreign Direct Investments - FDI (focus: Austria, EU)
    • Determinants
    • Analysis of active Austrian FDI (country structure, sectoral structure, market shares)
    • Relocation of production, international outsourcing of material inputs and services
    • Relation between FDI and exports
  • Internationalisation (internatinal trade, FDI und int. outsourcing) and labour market developments

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Email: Yvonne.Wolfmayr(at)wifo.ac.at