Spotlight and News

  • May 26, 2020

    Courage for Degrowth

    The global economy has almost completely shut down due to the COVID19 pandemic. This presents the chance to courageously rebuild the economy as one of post-growth. Even now, in the midst of the COVID19 pandemic, we hear it:„ It...


  • May 20, 2020

    Degrowth Vienna 2020 Conference

    ­ Degrowth, simply put, means a conscious, just, equitable and democratic downscaling of production and consumption which aims at the well-being for all. "Degrowth Vienna 2020 – Strategies for Social-Ecological...


  • May 14, 2020

    Lost in the Store: New research on store design

    ­ Faculty Research  After an eight-week COVID-19 lockdown in Austria, the outside world feels more perplexing than a few months ago. With the stores finally open again for customers, shopping has become a confusing affair....


  • April 21, 2020

    Solidarity with Hospitality - Book Directly

    MU Student project Tourism and hospitality industry was not prepared for the current Covid-19 pandemic and its ramifications. Both the pandemic and the measures taken to contain it, however, are temporary. It is safe to say that...


  • April 15, 2020

    MU Internship Success Stories

    ­ Internships are an important part of academic and business-oriented education at MU Vienna. They provide the opportunity to integrate theoretical concepts in a professional environment and to reflect on professional practice....


  • March 20, 2020

    Happiness in Times of COVID-19

    ­ Today is the International Day of Happiness. Professor Ivo Ponocny from MU Department of Sustainability, Governance, and Methods is explaining that while there are things to worry about, we should choose to take positive...


  • March 13, 2020

    Blockchain - Building Blocks of the Future

    Faculty in Focus ­­The extent to which blockchain technology will (re)shape society and the economy is still unpredictable. Modul University Vienna professor Horst Treiblmaier is convinced, however, that it will be hugely...