Abgeschlossene Projekte

  1. Project // 01.01. – 31.07.2023

    Innovation Indicator 2023

    The Innovation Indicator aims at measuring the innovative potential of countries in a concise way and the develop recommendations for innovation policy. Three dimensions of innovative potential are considered:

    1. Dev…
  2. Project // 01.12.2022 – 31.05.2023

    The Effectiveness and Distributional Consequences of Excess Profit Taxes or Windfall Taxes in Light of the Commission’s Recommendation to Member States

    Gas and electricity prices reached record levels in 2021 and again hit all-time highs in 2022, in particular following the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The skyrocketing electricity prices across Europe are…

  3. Project // 01. – 30.11.2022

    Start-ups and Demography - Evaluations from the IAB/ZEW Start-up Panel

    Demographic development is a cross-sectional process that has a variety of effects on market activity. Start-up activity is also strongly driven by age effects, as investment behavior and financing conditions are…

  4. Project // 01.11.2022 – 31.01.2023

    Study on Financing and Public Support for Green Start-ups

    The study analyses the potential for green start-ups in Germany as well as the specific financing needs and need for public support of this particular group of new firms. Based on the findings, some principles for…

  5. Project // 01.11.2022 – 28.02.2023

    The Economic Contribution of Family Firms

    The majority of businesses in Germany are family businesses. The economic significance of family businesses and their special features compared to other businesses have been examined in recent years in studies by…

  6. Project // 01.11.2022 – 31.01.2023

    Concept for a monitoring system on knowledge and technology transfer in Switzerland

    This aim of this study is

    1. To identify and describe indicators to be included in a national monitoring of knowledge and technology transfer (KTT) in Switzerland, including the definition of the indicators as well as…
  7. Project // 18.09. – 31.12.2022

    Planning and establishment of the ZEW hub for field experiments

    In this project, a research infrastructure is being developed and tested to expand and scale the use of field experiments at the ZEW. Through this hub for field experiments, the ZEW aims to establish itself as…

  8. Project // 15.09.2022 – 31.01.2023

    Experience with the Administration of the German R&D Tax Credit in the Mechanical Engineering Industry

    The aim of the study is to conduct, together with the Association of the German Mechanical Engineering Industry (VDMA), a survey among VDMA member firms on the use of the newly introduced R&D tax credit in…

  9. Project // 01.06.2022 – 31.01.2023

    Scientific Analyses of Bavarian Family Policies

    The German federal state of Bavaria implemented several family policies in addition to those by the fedral government and the social insurances. This project aims at analyzing the effects of these policies. The…

  10. Project // 01.06.2022 – 31.01.2023

    Update 2022 of the Country Index for Family Enterprises

    In the year 2006, ZEW had developed the Country Index for Family Enterprises on behalf of the Stiftung Familienunternehmen. The objective of this index is an international comparison of investment locations…

  11. Project // 01.06.2022 – 31.03.2023

    Firm Dynamics in the Knowledge Economy – Indicator Study 2023

    The recording of technological capabilities through a comprehensive system of indicators is a central part of the annual report on the conditions of research, technology and innovation of the German…

  12. Project // 30.03. – 31.08.2022

    PatentsView: Disambiguation Advisory Council

    The goal of this project is the Evaluation of the current PatentsView disambiguation approach and the exploration of alternative methods.

    The project comprises two activities:

    1. Participation of Thorsten Doherr in…