Current Projects

Contracting for quality in long-term care in Europe

2020-02-13 - 2021-02-28

The project addressed policies and practices in procuring, commissioning and contracting long-term care services with a view to quality assurance and the choice of providers based on the best price-quality ratio.


Social reform microsimulation Austria

2012-09-01 - 2021-01-31

SORESI is a web application for Austria, based on the microsimulation model EUROMOD. It is a web-based tool for policy-makers and the broader public to simulate policy reforms and analyse their social impact.


Posting of third country nationals

2019-01-01 - 2020-12-31

EU Member States sending and receiving ‘third-country nationals’, establish cooperation, share information and conduct empirical research to outline challenges, future scenarios and strategic responses as regards the posting of workers in the EU construction sector.


Better Regulation Guidelines

2017-08-17 - 2020-12-31

Better Regulation Guidelines ensure that EU policies and laws are prepared in a transparent manner, informed by best available evidence and backed by comprehensive involvement of stakeholders to achieve the objectives at minimum cost.


Distributional impact of asset contributions to residential care (Pflegeregress) in Austria

2019-06-01 - 2020-12-31

Following the abolishment of the asset contribution from users of residential care (Pflegeregress), this study aims to demonstrate the impact of this measure across the income and wealth distribution in Austria, as well as the impact of alternative funding mechanisms.