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Ifo World Economic Survey

Since 1981 the Ifo Institute has conducted a quarterly survey in numerous countries on business cycle developments and other economic factors in the experts' home countries.

Latest results

  1. Results of the Ifo World Economic Survey (WES) of 3rd quarter 2015 (13 August 2015)

    Ifo World Economic Climate Cools Down

    Aug 13, 2015: After recovering somewhat in the first half of the year, the Ifo Index for the world economy fell. The indicator’s present level of 95.9 points is now slightly below its long-term average of 96.1 points. While assessments of the current economic situation deteriorated compared to last quarter, expectations emained positive. There was still no major upswing in the world economy in the third quarter. Details

  2. Advance results of the Ifo World Economic Survey (WES) of 3rd quarter 2015 (06 August 2015)

    Ifo Economic Climate in the Euro Area Clouds Over Slightly

    Aug 6, 2015: The Ifo Index for the economic climate in the euro area edged downwards in the third quarter of 2015 and dropped to 124.0 points from 129.2 points last quarter. While assessments of the current economic situation brightened slightly, the six-month economic outlook clouded over markedly. The economic recovery in the euro area economy will lose momentum. Details

Information on the World Economic Survey

  1. Publications on the World Economic Survey

    Since 1981 the Ifo Institute has conducted a quarterly survey in numerous countries on business cycle developments and other economic factors in the experts' home countries. Details

  2. Design of the World Economic Survey

    The Ifo World Economic Survey (WES) is designed to give an accurate picture of the economic situation and forecasts for important industrial, emerging and developing economies on a quarterly basis. Details

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Contact for participation in the survey

Johanna Garnitz

Ifo Institute
Ifo Center for Business Cycle Analysis and Surveys
Phone: +49(0)89/9224-1227
Fax: +49(0)89/907795-1227
Email: garnitz@ifo.de
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Further information

Dr. Gernot Nerb

Ifo Institute
Ifo Center for Industrial Organisation and New Technologies
Phone: +49(0)89/9224-1236
Fax: +49(0)89/907795-1236
Email: nerb@ifo.de
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