Institute for Advanced Studies (Vienna)

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The Institute for Advanced Studies in Vienna, Austria (German: Institut für Höhere Studien, Wien) is an independent research institute. It was founded in 1963 by Paul F. Lazarsfeld and Oskar Morgenstern, with the help of the Ford Foundation, the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, and the City of Vienna. It specialises in social sciences.

The institute is a member of the Some Institutes for Advanced Study and cooperates with many distinguished places (Harvard, Pompeu Fabra University, or CERGE-EI).

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Coordinates: 48°11′43″N 16°20′35″E / 48.19528°N 16.34306°E / 48.19528; 16.34306