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Research Focus of the Research Unit Public Finance and Infrastructure Policy

Public Finance

Budget analysis and forecasting of public budgets, federalism, fiscal equalization, regulatory and promotional instruments

Infrastructure economics and policy

Market analysis and regulation in transportation, energy, water and wastewater, waste, telecommunications, social and health services

Resource and environmental economics

Economic assessment of the use of natural resources and the ecological dimensions of economic processes

Housing research

Analysis of political, institutional and technological dynamics of change in housing systems

Urban and regional economics

Sectoral, regional and municipal economic analysis and policy, spatial distribution of economic activities

Software and method development

Subject-specific software, model and information systems in the field of public finance and individual infrastructure sectors, e-government

Projects