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European Institute for International Economic Relations (EIIW) e.V.

at the University of Wuppertal


Rainer-Gruenter-Str. 21



Tel: 49-(0)202 4391371


President: Prof. Dr. Paul J.J. Welfens

Tel.: 49-(0)202 4391371

Mail: welfens(at)

Vice President: Prof. Dr. Wilfried Fuhrmann

Treasurer: Dr. Peter Palinkas

Amtsgericht (County Court) Wuppertal: VR 3911

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Prof. Dr. Paul JJ Welfens



Rainer-Gruenter-Str. 21

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