Robert is an economist. He is scientific director of the Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (wiiw) and a lecturer in economics at the University of Vienna. His expertise covers issues ranging from international integration, trade and technological development to labour markets and applied econometrics.
At UNTANGLED Robert is leader of WP4: Meso-level analysis, and he is involved in WP3: Macro-level analysis, WP6: Scenarios for Europe and its territory, WP7: Synthesis and policy, WP8: Stakeholder engagement, and WP9: Dissemination and communication. He is also a member of the Executive Committee and the General Assembly