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10.09.2013

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

27.08.2013

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

13.06.2013

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

13.06.2013

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

29.05.2013

Two day RRPP Annual Conference was held in Hotel Holiday Inn, Belgrade, on 24th and 25th of May. The main objectives of the conference were to provide researchers with the opportunity to to: meet, network, exchange and discuss their research projects and results; discuss the challenges, contradictions and ambivalences in the transformation process of the social sciences field within the... Read more

24.05.2013

24.05.2013 - Publication "Gender pay Gap in the Western Balkan Countries: Evidence from Serbia, Montenegro and Macedonia" produced as a result of the project implemented by the Foundation for the Advancement of Economics and supported by the Regional Research Promotion Programe in the Western Balkans - RRPP, from today can be downloaded from the "publications" section of the website.  Read more

13.05.2013

The gray economy in Serbia, according to recent data, reaches about 30 percent of GDP product, which is about 15 percent more than in most other countries in the region, according to a study conducted by USAID and the Foundation for the Advancement of Economics (FREN). See full text at http://www.politika.rs/rubrike/Ekonomija/Siva-ekonomija-cveta-u-Srbiji.l... Read more

13.05.2013

Video - The Foundation for the Advancement of Economics - Serbia among record holders in the region according to the share of the informal economy. http://www.tanjugbiz.rs/video_galerija/462/1189 Read more

20.04.2013

Two million people not looking for work in Serbia? You can see complete interview of FREN's team at: http://www.b92.net/biz/fokus/analiza.php?yyyy=2013&mm=04&nav_id=701136 Read more

21.03.2013

Belgrade 20 March 2013, Crystal Hall C of the Hyatt Hotel. The results of the "The Shadow Economy in Serbia: New Findings and Recommendations for the Reform" project were presented to the audience at the conference. The conference presented the latest findings of comprehensive research into the shadow economy carried out by the Foundation for the Advancement of Economics (FREN) for the... Read more

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