Institutul de Economie Mondiala
The Institute of World Economy (IWE) of the Romanian Academy is an organization of research and development of national interest. Between 1967-1990, IEM has operated under the Ministry of International Trade and Economic Cooperation, and developed studies and summaries for promoting Romania's international trade relations and increasing availability of Romanian products on foreign markets, including by improving the competitiveness of national production dedicated to export.
The main research areas of the Institute are:
1. Comparative analysis of patterns of economic development of countries of the world
2. Structural changes in the world economy, the effect of international economic and financial challenges
3. Integration and European Governance
4. Analysis of countries’ economies and major trends in commodity markets, as well as international financial and currency issues