Economics and Finance
Welcome to the Economics and Finance Department!
Academic Research and Teaching
The Academic Research and Teaching Group provides a very active research environment, particularly in economic theory, macroeconomics and search, and applied econometrics. Outstanding professors from all over the world regularly visit IHS to interact with faculty and students. MSc and PhD programs in Economics and Finance offered by the department in cooperation with Vienna’s universities focus on advanced training in analytical competence, economic intuition and solid empirical work. Graduates typically continue their graduate education at top universities or take on jobs in important think tanks, policy making institutions, or the financial sector.