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About the Kiel Institute

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The Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW Kiel) is an international center for research in global economic affairs, economic policy consulting, and economic education. The Institute engages especially in creating solutions to urgent problems in global economic affairs. On basis of its research, the Institute advises decision makers in policy, business, and society and informs the broader public about important developments in international economic policy.

As a portal to global economic research, the Kiel Institute has established numerous international research cooperations that support the worldwide awareness of the Institute’s activities and give additional research impulses. Furthermore, the Institute lays a special focus on economic education.

In order to quickly react to new challenges in economic research, the Kiel Institute’s research activities are organized in Research Centers and Project Areas. The research activities are supported by service units. These comprise – inter alia – scientific education, public relations, IT, and Events.. The Institute is scientific coordinator of the Global Solutions Summit, a flagship conference for international policy advice.

the basic funding of the institute is provided by the german federal government and the state of schleswig-holstein. in addition, the institute applies regularly for third-party funding for its research, advisory and training projects.


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微信红包扫雷安卓版下载as an institute focusing on global economic affairs, the kiel institute strives to be nationally and internationally visible, connected, and to collaborate with a large number of universities and non-university research centers, think tanks and service institutions.


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