News from the Institute for Applied Economic Research at the University of Tübingen


New IAW Discussion Papers released

September 19, 2016: Conference "Arbeitswelt 4.0" in Stuttgart (Haus der Wirtschaft)

The conference is offering a platform for discussion on how to design the digital working world in Germany. Theoretical, empirical and applied contributions from engineering, economic and social sciences will be presented. 


June 30, 2016: The 3rd Bundesbank-IAW Lecture on European Economic Integration

„The Macroeconomic Effects of Fiscal Adjustment Plans: Disaggregating Taxes and Spending"

Francesco Giavazzi [Università Bocconi, Milano]

The Bundesbank-IAW Lecture on European Economic Integration invites leading experts in economics to present their research results on the future direction of the European economy.

The Bundesbank-IAW Lecture on European Economic Integration is organised in cooperation with the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences of the University of Tübingen.


April 5, 2016 IAW-Jahresversammlung (Annual assembly of the IAW) at the Deutsche Bundesbank, Stuttgart

Annual assembly of the IAW

Award ceremony of the Norbert-Kloten-Prize for Applied Economic Research 2016:

  • Dario Cords M.Sc. "Multi-unionism at the Firm Level: A Theoretical Analysis"

Lecture: "The consequences of the refugee migration: What do we know, what do we not know yet?"

  • Prof. Dr. Herbert Brücker (IAB, Nürnberg; University of Bamberg)

Panel Discussion

  • Prof. Dr. Herbert Brücker (IAB, Nürnberg, University of Bamberg)
  • Christian Rauch (Vorsitzender der Geschäftsführung der Regionaldirektion Baden-Württemberg der Bundesagentur für Arbeit, Stuttgart)
  • Peter Heilbrunner (SWR 1 Baden-Württemberg, Leiter Aktuelles) - Moderation
  • Dr. Martin Wansleben (Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag e.V. - DIHK), Berlin