With its business surveys the Ifo Institute collects data that are of great interest for empirical economic research both in Germany and abroad. Some long time-series are provided in Excel format for facilitating further processing by the user.
The extensive data stocks of the Ifo Institute's business surveys are available as aggregated results. read on Ordering information on Ifo time series
In the following, a selection of scholarly publications using Ifo survey data is presented. The overview is structured according to the different Ifo surveys. Many publications are based on aggregated time series that were available before the creation of the Ifo DataPool. In cases where microdata is used, this is mentioned. The overview is intended to provide insights into previous research on the basis of Ifo survey data. It can also serve as a basis for future research. read on Scientific Publications using Ifo Data - Ifo DataLit