Business Subsidies and Grants in Austria and the European Union
Subsidies in Austria An overview (subsidising small and medium sized enterprises, subsidising R&D, subsidising of new business registrations, export subsidy programmes) Funding agencies and their subsidy programmes (FFG, Vienna Business Subsidy Agency (WWFF) etc.) Subsidies provided by provincial authorities The focal points of EU's business subsidies EU structural funds and their subsidy programmes The actions and programmes outline of the EU EU's programme for non member countries EU funding and financial institutions (European investment bank, European investment funds) Managing EU projects Case studies from corporate practices
European Economy & Business Management (Bachelor)
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On completion of this course, the students should be able to correctly assess the macro economic environment of an enterprise and the accrued opportunities (e.g. economic growth etc) and risks (e.g. inflation etc) within the European context, as well as being able to appraise and utilise opportunities from project financing.