ZEW Annual Report 2006 published – ZEW Success Story Continues - Third-party funds grew from 5.16 million euros to 6.19 million euros and have thus reached a record high since the institute’s foundation in 1991- Very successful at acquiring EU projects - Number of employees increased by 21 to 149 and continues to grow in 2007 - The proportion of women in the research departments reached 41 per cent due to flexible, family-friendly working time arrangements – Nine doctorates and one habilitation of ZEW researches in 2006 – Further successful expansion of the international network – Number of participants in ZEW Expert Seminars doubled.