Project Coordinator:

WIFO - Austrian Institute of Economic Research
Arsenal, Objekt 20
1030 Vienna, Austria

Telephone: +43 1 798 26 01-0
Fax: +43 1 798 93 86

Web: http://www.wifo.ac.at/

European Commission, DG Research and Innovation
Domenico Rossetti – Domenico.Rossetti-di-Valdalbero(at)ec.europa.eu

WWWforEurope Newsletter

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no. 290647.

The project receives additional funding under the TOP.EU program of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy.


Tuesday 19. April 2016

Presenting the final WWWforEurope results in New York

The final results of the WWWforEurope projects were presented by Karl Aiginger at the 4th Austrian Investor and Business Conference New York City, April 13th, 2016

Thursday 31. March 2016

Presenting the final WWWforEurope results in Austria

The final results of the WWWforEurope projects were presented by Karl Aiginger at the House of the European Union in Vienna on March 8th, 2016, followed by a panel discussion. Watch the whole discussion on video!

Thursday 31. March 2016

The WWWforEurope Final Conference

Find pictures, slides, media coverage and Nobel laureate Kenneth Arrow's welcoming address on video!

Thursday 31. March 2016

Quick Impact of WWWforEurope Results on Policy Decisions

WWWforEurope policy recommendations already had an effect on the discussion about the establishment of National Competitiveness Boards for the Euro Area, which was discussed in the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). Find out more!

Thursday 11. February 2016

New Dynamics for Europe - Presenting WWWforEurope's Final Results in Vienna

The WWWforEurope final results and policy recommendations will be presented on March 8th, 2016, at the House of the European Union Vienna by Karl Aiginger, project co-ordinator and director of WIFO. The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion moderated by Eric Frey (Der Standard) and joined by Brigitte Ederer (Chairwoman of ÖBB Supervisory Board), Franz Fischler (President European Forum Alpbach, former EU Commissioner), Sonja Steßl (State Secretary), and Jörg Wojahn (Head of Representation of the European Commission in Austria).

Thursday 10. December 2015

New Policy Briefs

The WWWforEurope Policy Brief No.9 by David Bailey (Aston University), Lisa De Propris (University of Birmingham), and Jürgen Janger (WIFO) looks at "New industrial policy for more inclusive and sustainable growth" and Reinhilde Veugelers (KU Leuven) asks whether there is "Too much or not enough heterogeneity in Innovation Polices among EU Member States?" in WWWforEurope Policy Brief No. 8.

Thursday 10. December 2015

Call for Papers: FairTax

WWWforEurope researchers Danuše Nerudova (Mendel University Brno) and Margit Schratzenstaller (WIFO) are organising a workshop on "Options for an EU Tax as an EU Own Resource" within their recently started H2020 EU project "FairTax" on September 19th, 2016, at WIFO. The deadline for the submission of the abstracts is February 29th, 2016.

Wednesday 11. November 2015

WWWforEurope in Horizon - The EU Research & Innovation Magazine

WWWforEurope project co-ordinator Karl Aiginger was interviewed by Joanna Roberts for Horizon magazine on green growth and the project's recommendations.

Wednesday 28. October 2015

The "Growth in Transition" Conference 2016

"How Constraints Make Us Grow – A Society in Transition" is the topic of the conference to be held from February 22nd-24th, 2016, in Vienna, Austria, by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management and the Austrian Federal Ministry of the Environment, together with 20 partner organisations. Karl Aiginger, director of WIFO and co-ordinator of WWWforEurope will hold a keynote speech on the first day and WWWforEurope researchers will hold a workshop at the conference.

Thursday 24. September 2015

Register for the WWWforEurope Final Conference!

On February 25th, 2016, we will present our Synthesis Report in Brussels. We are looking forward to your attendance!

Thursday 27. August 2015

WWWforEurope at the European Forum Alpbach 2015

Find out everything about the WWWforEurope press conference, as well as WWWforEurope researchers and board members at the European Forum Alpbach 2015!

Wednesday 26. August 2015

Welfare, Wealth and Work for Europe at a glance

From individual policy lines towards a strategic European Approach: Read the new project summary!

Monday 17. August 2015

Final NAEC Synthesis Report published!

The Final Synthesis Report of the OECD's New Approaches to Economic Challenges (NAEC) initiative, which incorporates WWWforEurope research results, has been published.

Tuesday 16. June 2015

Watch Margit Noll's WWWforEurope lecture online!

Watch Margit Noll's lecture "Transition to sustainable and livable cities" online now!

Monday 01. June 2015

Register for the 2015 EUROFRAME Conference on June 12th!

Registration for the 12th EUROFRAME Conference on economic policy issues in the European Union in Vienna is still open - register now!

Thursday 28. May 2015

WWWforEurope Lecture by Margit Noll on June 15th!

Margit Noll of the AIT Austrian Institute of Technology will hold a WWWforEurope Lecture titled "Transition to sustainable and livable cities" on Monday, June 15th, 2015. The lecture will be held in German.

Thursday 28. May 2015

Éloi Laurent's WWWforEurope Lecture online now!

Watch Éloi Laurent's WWWforEurope Lecture on "Exploring the missing link in sustainable development: The socio-ecological nexus" online now!

Wednesday 13. May 2015

WWWforEurope Lecture by Eloi Laurent on May 20th!

Eloi Laurent, senior economist at OFCE, will hold a lecture titled "Exploring the missing link in sustainable development: The socio-ecological nexus" on Wednesday, May 20th, 2015.

Tuesday 12. May 2015

The Second WWWforEurope Feedback Conference has ended

Watch the keynote by Catherine L. Mann, OECD Chief Economist, and the presentation of the WWWforEurope Best Paper Award.

Thursday 30. April 2015

WWWforEurope recieves coverage in Le Monde and Commission en direct

WWWforEurope coordinator Karl Aiginger has published an op-ed in Le Monde and the WWWforEurope Conference on Social and Environmental Progress: Europe in a Long-Run Perspective has been covered extensively in the internal EU magazine Commission en direct.