ifo Institut – Leibniz-Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung an der Universität München e. V.


    • Year founded:
    • not available
    • Employees (at the site):
    • 160
    • Turnover range:
    • not available
    • Products/services:
    • The services of the Ifo Institute include the compilation, processing and the provision of economic data and information (e.g., business surveys and the preparation of indices), the compilation of material for the comparison of international institutions within the framework of DICE - Database for Institutional Comparisons in Europe - and the collection and processing of other macroeconomic data. The best known service product of the Ifo Institute is the Ifo Business Climate.

    • Core competencies:
    • Information and Forschung (research): This is what the Ifo Institute has stood for since its foundation in January 1949.
      The tasks of the Ifo Institute are divided into three large components: Services for researchers, business, government and the general public - especially the compilation, processing and the provision of economic data -, applied economic research, and policy consulting for the public and private sectors. It concentrates on the areas Business Cycle Analyses and Surveys, Public Sector, Social Policy and Labour Markets, Human Resources and Innovation, Industry Branch Research, International Trade and Foreign Direct Investment, Environment and Transportation and International Institutional Comparisons.

    • Language skills:
    • English
    • Key Tech / section:
      • Media
    • Certification:
    • DIN EN ISO 9001

    • Sales markets - target countries:
    • not available
    • Cooperation offers:
    • not available
    • Contact person:
    • Hans-Werner Sinn (Mr.)
      - Management

      Meinhard Knoche (Mr.)
      - Management