The European Centre is publishing scientific reports, policy briefs, working papers, a bi-monthly newsletter and an Annual Report of Activities. Furthermore, individual researchers and research teams are distributing their findings regularly in books, peer-reviewed articles, blogs and stakeholder magazines.

Please refer to the Annual Report of Activities for earlier publications.



Integrated Case Management for Employment and Social Welfare Services in the Western Balkans

This Policy Brief provides insights into the application of integrated case management by Public Employment Services and Social Services institutions in the Western Balkans.


Analysis of people not covered by health insurance in Austria

This study provides a quantitative and qualitative assessment of people not covered by health insurance in Austria.


Decentralization of social services in Kosovo: policy challenges and recommendations

Decentralization of social services in Kosovo: challenges and recommendations


Legal and fiscal context as well as the capacities of social service providers in Kosovo

This report is a situation analysis of the decentralization of social services in Kosovo, which started in 2009 with the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between ministries and the individual municipalities.


Hartz IV: A model for Austria?

In this policy brief we investigate the (hypothetical) implementation of the Hartz IV reform in Austria. We present two scenarios and their impact on expenditure and poverty.