WIFO is an association under Austrian law. Members of WIFO are entitled to a seat and vote at the General Meeting and to reduced-price receipt of publications and data:
Full Members receive the WIFO-Monatsberichte (monthly reports) and have free access to the online version; they are granted reduced rates for other WIFO services.
WIFO Sponsors receive, in addition to Full Member benefits, free access to the quarterly WIFO Economic Outlook, free advance information about business cycle reports, a discount of 15 percent on WIFO publications, the opportunity to participate in WIFO symposia and workshops, and consultation with WIFO experts within reasonable time limits.
WIFO Partners (once "Golden Sponsors") contribute to the advancement of scientific economic research. In addition to the benefits enjoyed by ordinary members and sponsors, they have free online access to all electronic WIFO publications.