The Austrian Institute operates under the association Austrian Institute of Economics and Social Philosophy, which has its headquarters in Vienna. Registered under Austrian law – the “Österreichische Bundesgesetz über Vereine (Vereinsgesetz 2002)” – the association is concerned with the promotion of education, science and research. It is a non-profit organization.
The Austrian Institute of Economics and Social Philosophy was founded on May 13, 2014, in Vienna. It is registered in Austria’s Central Register of Associations (“Zentrales Vereinsregister” ZVR) under number 222145802.