Andreas Unterberger

Andreas Unterberger

ANDREAS UNTERBERGER (Vienna, 1949) received his law degree from the University of Vienna in 1972. He spent a year at the Institute for Advanced Studies of the Ford Institute and started working for the independent Austrian daily, Die Presse, where he was editor-in-chief between 1995–2004. He also lectured in political science and international relations at the University of Vienna between 1989–1998. From 2005 to 2009 he was editor-in-chief of Wiener Zeitung. Since 2009 Dr Unterberger has been an independent, conservative free-market blogger (andreas-unterberger.at). He is the author of numerous books and articles focusing on the topics of integration, minorities, security issues, and all aspects of neutrality.

AUSTRIAN HEAD-SCRATCHERS

“Austrian politics over the last six months has been marked by a series of head-scratching twists and turns. An executive summary: September’s snap elections revealed (yet again) clear majority support for the two conservative parties, which had jointly governed until May. Yet six weeks later, we are on the verge