Manuel Marsicano




Manuel Marsicano joined the Wittgenstein Centre in October 2022. He is part of the Economic Demography Group and the RIWAG project team. Prior to joining the VID, Manuel worked as a researcher at the OeNB where he contributed to editing the fourth wave of the HFCS. He holds a Master of Science (MSc) from the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). His research interests include income, wealth and emissions inequality, machine learning methods applied to economics, causality and econometric methods.

Areas of Expertise

  • Population Economics
  • Econometrics
  • Inequality

Research Areas


Affiliation: VID/ÖAW
Phone: +43 1 51581 - 7757

The Wittgenstein Centre aspires to be a world leader in the advancement of demographic methods and their application to the analysis of human capital and population dynamics. In assessing the effects of these forces on long-term human well-being, we combine scientific excellence in a multidisciplinary context with relevance to a global audience. It is a collaboration among the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW), the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the University of Vienna.