The global challenges demand a broad view of the economy and society. As a non-university economic research institution, we use various economic methods and theories: From quantitative economic research and modelling of complex systems to qualitative work in institutional economics and economic transformation research.
This approach enables us to answer current questions on prosperity and sustainability and to develop trend-setting impulses for a sustainable economic system.
A large part of our research is financed through third-party funded projects in cooperation with German and international research institutions and practice partners. We are happy to use our expertise to provide you with new insights into your questions. We use the following methods in particular.