In the aftermath of the global financial crises, the Johannes Kepler University founded the Institute for Comprehensive Analysis of the Economy (ICAE) in 2009. At the ICAE, economic developement is understood as a result of the complex interaction between a set of different influencing factors and therefore, a strong emphazise is given to interdisciplinary approaches, conceptual openness and theoretical diversity.
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How economic globalization affects income inequality
Philipp Heimberger analyzed contradicting studies about the effects of globalization.
Budget policy in the economic downturn: there is siginificant scope
Philipp Heimberger about the budgetary possibilities of the Austrian government.
Radio report about Think Tanks
The influence of think tanks in politics and public opinion: A radio report with Stephan Pühringer on "Ö1" on Thursday, the 20th February at 7 p.m.
Think tanks pop up in Austria
There are more and more economic and party-related think tanks in Austria. Stephan Pühringer in the newspaper "Standard" about their development.