IWH at a Glance

The Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) – Member of the Leibniz Association was founded on January 1, 1992. It is a member of the Leibniz Association. It receives its institutional budget from the federal government and the German federal states in equal parts, respectively.

In terms of its legal status, the IWH is a registered association. In accordance with its statutes, the institute pursues aims directly and exclusively related to the public interest, especially research interests. Within this framework, the IWH carries out both institutionally financed tasks as well as research for third parties.

The work of the IWH is accompanied and evaluated by a Scientific Advisory Board.

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Facts and Figures

(Date 31.12.2017)

Foundation

1992

Legal Form

registered association

Number of Emloyees

89

Researchers

60

President

Professor Reint E. Gropp, PhD

Vice President

Professor Dr Oliver Holtemöller

Head of Administration

Dr Tankred Schuhmann

Total Budget

7,41 Mio. EUR

Institutional Funds

6,05 Mio. EUR

Third-party Funds

1,29 Mio. EUR

thereof

Federal Government

43%

Federal States

14%

Leibniz Association

13%

DFG

11%

EU

7%

Private Sector

6%

Foundations

3%

Other

3%


Articles of Association

In 2014, the members' assembly of the IWH voted for a reform of the IWH statute. The new articles of association came into effect in February 2015.

download Articles of Association (PDF, 524 KB)

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