News – 30.06.2022

Economic Recovery Loses Momentum

Economic Outlook for 2022 and 2023

After +4.8 percent in the previous year, WIFO expects real GDP growth of 4.3 percent and 1.6 percent for 2022 and 2023, respectively. The economic outlook has clouded worldwide since the last WIFO forecast.
News – 28.06.2022

13th Geoffrey J.D. Hewings Regional Economics Workshop

Call for Papers – Deadline: 24 July 2022

The Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO) is very pleased to announce the 13th international workshop in honor of Geoffrey J.D. Hewings, Professor of Economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and member of WIFO's Scientific Board.
News – 22.06.2022

Steady Recovery in Austrian Tourism since the Beginning of the Year

Positive Outlook for the Summer Season – Inflation Clouds Further Expectations

The expectations of the Austrian tourism industry for the current summer season are positive across the board; after two years of pandemic-related restrictions, the desire to travel is high both domestically and abroad.
News – 15.06.2022

Austrian Innovation Performance in the RTI Monitor

WIFO Developed Interactive Visualisation of Key Performance Areas

On behalf of the Austrian Council for Research and Technology Development, WIFO implemented the RTI Monitor for the first time. This is an interactive, web-based visualisation of the key performance areas of a research, technology and innovation (RTI) system.



Economy Continues to Lose Momentum

WIFO-Konjunkturtest (Business Cycle Survey) of June 2022

Ukraine War: Impairment for Austrian Companies

WIFO-Konjunkturtest: Special Survey also on Possible Gas Stops

Gallup-WIFO Opinion Check Shows that the Share of Home Care is Greatly Underestimated

Only One Fifth of those Receiving Long-term Care Allowance Live in Nursing Homes – Population Believes it is 50 Percent