Institut für Höhere Studien, IHS#
Institut fuer Hoehere Studien, IHS, (Institute of Advanced Studies), founded in 1963 by P. F. Lazarsfeld and O. Morgenstern, Austria´s oldest post-graduate teaching and research institute giving instruction to junior managers in economic and social sciences. Teaching by international visiting professors. The IHS is subdivided in 3 departments: economics and public finance; transformation economics; political science and sociology. Since 1991 B. Felderer has been head of the IHS.