News & Events A bankruptcy update from IWH: “Bankruptcies Tick Upward in December” "In December 2020 the number of corporate bankruptcies in Germany experienced a noticeable uptick reaching pre-COVID levels. According to the Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH), which monitors corporate bankruptcies in Germany, similar bankruptcy figures can... Read More MICROPROD cited as best practice example in newly released report on the integration of SSH in the H2020 programme MICROPROD partners are delighted and honoured to be featured as a best practice example in the newly published edition of the report on the integration of social sciences and humanities (SSH) in the Horizon 2020 programme, which is considered as a "cross-cutting... Read More Policy brief on the first joint workshop of the Horizon 2020 projects Globalinto and Microprod On Thursday 29th of October, Horizon 2020 projects MICROPROD and GLOBALINTO have held their very first joint workshop, on the subject of the role of intangible assets for productivity growth and the implications of Covid-19. To be read on GLOBALINTO's website: "Both... Read More Read the latest update on corporate bankruptcy from MICROPROD Partner IWH "The number of German companies declaring bankruptcy trended somewhat higher in October, but total bankruptcy figures remain low. While the Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) anticipates a further rise in bankruptcy statistics over the final two months of the... Read More IWH Robot Research Agenda The rise of robots has been attracted a lot of attention in recent years because of robots’ capacity to boost productivity and to replace and relocate labor, both aspects being at the heart of MICROPROD’s research agenda. So far, studies mostly had to rely on rather... Read More View all our latest news and upcoming events below. News View our latest news here. Events View our upcoming events here.