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Central and Eastern European Data (WIIW)



The WIIW portal provides access to economic data on Central and Eastern Europe, the CIS and southeastern Europe from 1990 to 2016. Data is collected and collated by the Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies - Wiener Institut für Internationale Wirtschaftsvergleiche.  

WIIW also provides access to full text publications via the top menu of the homepage; country profiles, monthly reports, research reports, the handbook of statistics and country forecasts (also in Excel format).

EUI members have access to all content via the EUI's premium WIIW subscription. Please ignore all pricing information on the WIIW site. For assistance, write to econlibrary@eui.eu

Two data series are also available on free-standing CD-rom at the Badia Library issue desk: WIIW FDI database (shelfmark Desk 332.673) and WIIW Industrial Database (Desk GM-EA-WIIWIN).

Time period
  • 1990 to 2015
  • Start-dates vary by country
  • Data is updated monthly.

Support links

When the WIIW Catalogue record opens, click on the connection and follow the links indicated below for data series, country coverage details and research areas.

  • [Top menu] Data > Overview
  • Home > Country expertise > all countries
  • Home > Research areas.


How to access data

Access the WIIW Portal via this Catalogue record.

Access the Industrial database on Central/Eastern Europe via this link.

For access to full text reports, handbooks and forecasts, go to 'Publications' in the WIIW homepage top-menu.


Central/East European data via Datastream

EUI members can also use Thomson Reuters Datastream to integrate central and eastern European data with other international macro statistical series. Datastream is a global financial and macroeconomic database covering equities, stock market indices, currencies, company financials and key economic indicators by country and sector. 

  • Run 'Start' on an EUI desktop computer to access
  • Click 'Programmes'
  • Select 'Datastream' > 'Advance'
  • Category: 'Economics'
  • Sub-category: 'International Sources'
  • Open 'WIIW' and select data series.

Please read, and abide by, the terms and conditions of use for licensed data resources.

European statistical data resources (EUI Library directory).


Data homepage

Contact: Thomas Bourke at econlibrary@eui.eu


Page last updated on 13 October 2016