Data. Insights. Future.:Make informed decisions with our empirical economic research.

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IW Consult – What we do

We give strategies precision and concepts impact.

We develop objective analyses and impartial forecasts that are rooted in rigorous empirical studies. We identify actionable areas, work with you to craft successful strategies, and provide full-circle guidance throughout the implementation process. Our aim is to empower you to make confident decisions with reliable information.
Our full-circle approach helps you ensure your strategies and concepts are perfectly fit for purpose – and effective.

Our focus

Four megatrends currently shaping the economy and society.

Economic activity and socially responsible behavior is subject to constantly changing forces. We help you navigate these uncertainties with analyses, strategies and recommendations. Together, we can shape a successful future.

New developments

Decarbonization

Decarbonization

Transitioning toward a climate-neutral economy – unlocking new markets and securing existing ones

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Deglobalization

De-/ Globalization

The shifting path of globalization – new opportunities and risks

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Demographic change

Demographic change

Our societies are changing – the threat posed by skilled worker shortages

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Digital Transformation

Digital transformation

Technological change in business and society – taking us into the new digital age

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Projects, studies, rankings

Our research and studies impact the future!

Do you want to make a decision or develop a strategy?

In any case, we’re the right partner for you. We are at your disposal for a first inquiry. We’ll help you from there.

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Our services

How we support you and what makes us different

We develop individual solutions for your specific question or challenge - whether data analysis, benchmark study or innovation strategy.

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Rankings

Rankings

We compare regions, whether that means a country comparison, a Germany-wide city ranking or a ranking of ancillary costs.

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Location analyses

Location analyses

We carry out regional and foresight studies and comparative analyses (benchmarking) for your location.

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Checks & SWOT analyses

Checks & SWOT analyses

We evaluate raw material risks and opportunities, assess economic structures, and create skill and capability profiles.

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Competitive analyses

Competitive analyses

We provide up-to-date market and industry studies.

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Impact analyses

Impact analyses

We analyze value chains and the impact of your company or industry.

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Scenarios and forecasts

Scenarios and forecasts

We use relevant data to give you creative guidance and assess risks.

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our experts

Reliable and independent, we’re your partner in success

At IW Consult, each member of our team of 30 specialists from diverse disciplines is driven by a passion for empirical research. We’re best-in-class when it comes to analyzing complex issues and the ability to transform the latest research findings into actionable recommendations.

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