FREN research indicates that more than half of remittances are received by one-member or two-member households and households with at least one member older than 55 years. Compelete text at- Read more


Quarterly Monitor - In this year salaries and pensions should not be increased, but strive to lower them further, said Milojko Arsic, chief editor of "Quarterly Monitor". See full text at Read more


The promotion of the 40th number of the Quarterly Monitor will be held on 23 June 2015 at 11.00 am at the Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade (Professors' hall). Participants: Prof. Branislav Boričić - Dean of the Faculty of Economics in Belgrade Dr. Kori Udovicki - Minister of Public Administration and Local Slef-Government, Serbian Deputy Prime Minister and former Editor in chief of... Read more


Foundation for the Advancement of Economic Science, Faculty of Economics University of Belgrade and the International Labour Organization (ILO) are organizing a seminar on Labour Issues in Corporate Social Responsibility. The seminar is intended for last year undergraduate and master students. The seminar will be led by ILO Senior Specialist Emily Sims. A graduate of both law and economics, she... Read more


A lecture “25 years of transition: Western Balkans and Emerging Europe” by Daehaeng Kim, the IMF Resident Representative for Serbia, was held at the Faculty of economics on April 8th. The lecture was organized by the Foundation for The Advancement of Economics. Read more


The promotion of the 39. issue of the "Quarterly Monitor of Economic Trends and Policies in Serbia" will be held at the Faculty of Economics in Belgrade, Professors' Hall on Monday, on March 23, at 11.00 am. Read more


Can municipalities through increased property taxes make up for the loss of revenues from fees for the use of construction land? 29/12/2014 - Results of the FREN's study "Analysis of the possibilities for compensation of revenue from fees for the use of construction land through property taxes." presented at Media Center. See full text - Read more


The promotion of the 38. issue of the "Quarterly Monitor of Economic Trends and Policies in Serbia" was held at the Faculty of Economics in Belgrade, Professors' Hall on Monday, December 22nd, at 11.00 am. Guests were addressed by Milojko Arsić (Editor-in-Chief of the Quarterly Monitor). Read more


It is our pleasure to invite you to a lecture entitled “Learning What Makes Government Work in the 21st Century” to be held by Mr Tony Verheijen, the World Bank Country Manager for Serbia. The lecture will be held at the Professors’ Hall, Faculty of Economics, 6 Kamenička Street, 1st floor, on Wednesday, December 03th at 10:00 h. Please find attached the invitation. Read more


The seminar in Kovačica, dedicated to the topic of strengthening civil society in the area of monitoring and evaluation of public policies was part of the project ‘’Monitoring and Evaluation of Public Policies with  Civil Society Support’’. It was organized by the European Policy Centre (CEP) and the Foundation for the Advancement of Economics (FREN) from the 12th to 14th of... Read more