The Institute for Structural Research (IBS) is a not-for-profit independent research foundation based in Warsaw. IBS is committed to policy-relevant research in economics and other social sciences. Its main areas of interest include the labour market, demography, energy and applied quantitative methods. The institute’s work explores occupations; labour market effects of technological change and globalisation; skills; gender equality; and interactions between labour markets and demographic developments. IBS pays particular attention to the societal relevance and policy implications of its work. IBS researchers are also associated with leading Polish academic institutions: the University of Warsaw and Warsaw School of Economics.
At UNTANGLED IBS is leader of WP 3: Macro-level analysis, and is involved in all WPs.