Our Partners

DIW DC also enjoys partnerships with Georgetown University and George Washington University, international leaders in scholarship and public policy. Additionally, the Institute is affiliated with the Migration Policy Institute and Southern Methodist University’s John Goodwin Tower Center for Political Studies and enjoys special relationships with the World Bank, the Urban Institute, the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, the Center for Economic and Policy Research, the Turkish Industrialists and Business Association in the U.S., the International Food Policy Research Institute and other organizations including the non profit association AIRLEAP. DIW DC also maintains good contacts with the German community in the DC area and Philadelphia.

Through these connections, DIW DC bridges the gap between academic research and public policy. Seeking to enrich understanding of public policy issues through work with international scholars, government leaders, the general public and the private sector, DIW DC is committed to promoting research in economics with integrity and to disseminating knowledge to the public.

DIW DC enjoys a special relationship with IZA Bonn, the internationally renown Institute for the Study of Labor and its international network of who is who in labor economics. DIW DC brings a new level of awareness and resources to the scientific community, the political arena and the wider public.