Past Projects

Occupational safety and health of posted workers

2017-01-12 - 2018-12-31

While previous research focused on tax avoidance, social benefit frauds and lacking cooperation, here the attention was placed on the assurance of decent working conditions, occupational safety and health, assessment of health-related risks, prevention measures and monitoring.


Public attitudes to welfare, climate change and energy in the EU and Russia

2016-03-01 - 2018-09-30

The project conducted comparative research on public attitudes to welfare, climate change and energy. While economic challenges threaten solidarity in European welfare states, climate change is likely to become the leading driver of geopolitical conflict.


Analysis of people not covered by health insurance in Austria

2016-07-04 - 2018-08-31

The project aimed at the quantitative and qualitative assessement of people not covered by health insurance in Austria: the number of people concerned, their socio-demographic characteristics, causes for non-coverage and coping behaviour in case of illness.


Simulations of planned government reforms with EUROMOD/SORESI

2017-12-21 - 2018-07-31

Using the Austrian EUROMOD module and the SORESI model, an in-depth analysis of planned tax-/benefit reforms in terms of income distribution at the household and individual level was provided.


Albania working life country profile

2018-05-14 - 2018-07-31

This country profile of Albanian working life provided an overview of the processes, actors and trends in the fields of industrial relations and working conditions.