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On Wednesday, 27 November 2013, at the premises of the Radionica integracije agreement was signed between the European Union Delegation in Serbia and FREN regarding a project "Achieving Effective Policy Monitoring and Evaluation through Evidence Supplied by the Civil Society – Public Administration and Social Policy and Employment Sectors" whose main objective is improving the... Read more

In cooperation of Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Belgrade (FES) and the Foundation for the Advancement of Economics (FREN) a lecture entitled “Inequality, deregulation and the global crisis” by professor Cristiano Perugini was held in the Faculty of Economics on Wednesday, November 20th. Please find attached PP presentation.  Read more

A group of researchers from the Foundation for the Advancement of Economics (FREN) offered an alternative way to get to the same goal: to increase the activity in the labor market and encourage workers to move from the gray zone in the legal business. The solution could be - in work benefits - the system of social benefits for employees already implemented in the EU and OECD countries. Full text... Read more

The promotion of the 33. 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 Tuesday, September 17th, at 11.00 am. Guests were addressed by Milojko Arsić (Editor-in-Chief of the Quarterly Monitor), Jelena Žarković Rakić  (director of FREN) and Milan Glišić (Faculty of Economics,... Read more

12.09.2013. A meeting was held between representatives of Standard & Poor's and FREN in the FREN's premises as part of the regular annual audit of the Republic of Serbia's credit ratings. Emphasis, at the meeting, was on current situtaion of Serbia's economy and labour market trends. Main discussion topics were the estimates of the... Read more

Lecture "The impact of European FDI in the EU 'neighbourhood': relative size, geographical scale and spatial selectivity of productivity spillovers to domestic firms in the CEE, SEE and ENP regions" by professor Vassilis Monastiriotis was held on 10th of September at the premises of the Faculty of Economics. The lecture was organized by Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Belgrade (FES)... Read more

Final conference which marked the end of a successfully completed project entitled “Making work pay in Western Balkan countries: the case of Serbia and Macedonia” was held in the premisses of the Faculty of Economics on 5th of September. The project is supported by the RRPP (Regional Research Promotion Programme in the Western Balkans) and done in the collaboration with the University... Read more

On behalf of the Foundation for the Advancement of Economics (FREN) it is our pleasure to invite you to a conference that marks the end of a successfully completed project entitled “Making work pay in Western Balkan countries: the case of Serbia and Macedonia”. The project is supported by the (Regional Research Promotion Programme in the Western Balkans)  and done in the collaboration with... Read more

The promotion of the 32. issue of the "Quarterly Monitor of Economic Trends and Policies in Serbia" was held at the Faculty of Economics in Belgrade, Professors' Hall on Tuesday, June 18th, at 11.00 am. Guests were addressed by Milojko Arsić (Editor-in-Chief of the Quarterly Monitor), Dejan Molnar (Economics, University of Belgrade) and Svetozar Tanaskovic (Economics, University of... Read more

On Friday, June 14, a lecture entitled “Political Economy of Welfare Reform in the Western Balkans” by professor Will Bartlett was held at the Professors’ Hall, Faculty of Economics. The lecture was organized by Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Belgrade (FES) and the Foundation for the Advancement of Economics (FREN). Read more

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