Welcome to

the Department of Business Decisions and Analytics

The Department of Business Decisions and Analytics is dedicated to high-quality research in quantitative economics and decision support. Building upon a data-driven and optimization-oriented perspective, we develop models and solve complex problems in today’s rapidly changing business environment. We are committed to research-based and competent teaching and try to convey a deep understanding of methods and real-world problems.




Biljana Roljic erhält UNIVIE Teaching Award 2020

Mit dem Lehrpreis unterstreicht die Universität Wien den hohen Stellenwert des Lehrens. Biljana Roljic gewinnt den Preis in der Kategorie „Lehren &...


New Procedure for Master Defence (Final oral examination)

Please inform yourself on the faculty homepage here: wiwi.univie.ac.at/en/studies/during-the-studies/master/masterpruefung-neu/



Most Downloaded AND Top Rated in the last 90 days at the Journal of Mathematical Economics : The optimal lockdown intensity for COVID-19

by Jonathan P. Caulkins, Dieter Grass, Gustav Feichtinger, Richard F. Hartl, Peter M. Kort, Alexia Prskawetz, Andrea Seidl, Stefan Wrzaczek


Three new third-party funded projects at the department: Green-TrAIn-Plan, VIBES, and Dynamic Tester Routing

These past few months Prof. Jan Fabian Ehmke was able to acquire three new third-party funded projects for the BDA department.

19.04.2022 12:30

Talks: Prof. Vetschera at séminaire de l'IRIT (Université Toulouse Capitole)

on "An auction mechanism for carrier collaboration in logistics (with Dmitriy Knyazev and Daniel Rehsmann, University of Vienna) "

11.04.2022 12:30

Talks: Prof. Vetschera at séminaire de l'IRIT (Université Toulouse Capitole)

on "Negotiator confidence in a dynamic bargaining model: theoretical model and empirical results (with Luis Dias, University of Coimbra)"



Job Offer: Post-Doc Position at the Chair of Foundations of Business Administration and Theories of the Firm at the of the University of Zurich

The candidate will be primarily responsible for conducting a research project financed by the

Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF). The project...


Stellenausschreibung: Post-Doktoranden/in am Lehrstuhl „Grundlagen der BWL und Theorien der Unternehmung“ der Universität Zürich

Im Rahmen des Projektes „Towards Smart Anti-Corruption Regulation in a Field of INGOs: The Case of International Sports Federations“ geht es um die...


Stellenausschreibung: Doktorand:in am Center for Philanthropy Studies der Universität Basel

Das Center for Philanthropy Studies (CEPS) ist ein interdisziplinäres Universitätsinstitut für Philanthropie und Stiftungswesen der Universität Basel....


Stellenausschreibung: Wissenschaftliche*r Mitarbeiter*In an der Universität Vechta

In der Fakultät I, Bildungs- und Gesellschaftswissenschaften, der Universität Vechta ist im Fachgebiet

„Management Sozialer Dienstleistungen“ zum...