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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Stephan Pühringer talks about competition at the universities and chain contract regulations on 'Ö1 Mittagsjournal'.
Stephan Pühringer and Theresa Hager discussed economic narratives on trade and free trade in public debates and academic discourse at the conference on development (Entwicklungstagung) in Linz.
A radio report with Matthias Aistleitner on how a few institutions dominate Economics.
An amendment to the University Act came into force in autumn 2021. This has only made the situation at the universities worse, say employees.