On November 13th a national conference was held as a part of the dissemination activities within the project Analysis of economic and legal aspects of the application of polluter pays principle. Researchers from the Institute of Economic Sciences and the Faculty of Law and Economy presented the results of project activities. The conference was organized in Novi Sad at the premises of the Faculty of Law and Economy as our partner on the project. Presentation of the results was attended by the scientific community, as well as representatives of the City Administration for the Protection of the Environment of the City of Novi Sad, who is the financier of this project. The papers presented at the conference were published in a monograph titled „Legal and economic aspects of the application of the polluter pays principle“.
X Annual scientific conference
On 1 November 2018 at the Institute of Economic Sciences was held the International Scientific Conference "Theoretical and Empirical Aspects of Economic Science - 60 years of Challenges and Opportunities". The conference had a special significance, since it was organized to mark the 60th anniversary of the Institute of Economic Sciences.
The Institute of Economic Sciences, together with the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Belgrade and under the auspices of the US Embassy in Belgrade, organizes a scientific conference: THE UNITED STATES IN SERBIAN HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES.
The conference will be held in Belgrade on December 6 and 7, 2018.
Јournal Nacionalna mreža srednjih preduzeća u Republici Srbiji
The third issue of journal titled "Nacionalna mreža srednjih preduzeća u Republici Srbiji (NMSP)" was published.
The Third Research Project Meeting „Accelerating Progress on Effective Tobacco Tax Policies in Low and Middle Income Countries“
The third research meeting of all national team representatives in Western Balkan countries consortium related to the international project „ Accelerating Progress on Effective Tobacco Tax Policies in Low and Middle Income Countries“ was held at the Institute of Economic Sciences, during the September 17th and 18th. This project is supported by the University Illinois in Chicago and funded by the Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Product Use. The Institute of Economic Science is the regional coordinator of this research among countries in Western Balkan.
Professor Steven B. Caudill visits IES
Steven B.Caudill, Kaye Distinguished Professor & Chair at Florida Atlantic University,visited IES on 02.08.2018, and delivered a lecture on the application of finite mixture models in economics and finance.
IES Summer School of Econometrics
Between 02.07.2018-05.07.2018, in newly equipped and renovated premises of the Institute of Economic Sciences, the first IES Summer School of Econometrics in Serbia took place. IES Summer School of Econometrics 2018 gathered participants from all countries of the Region, and provided them with the opportunity to work in STATA, one of the most popular and most frequently used statistical packages.
Applied Stata Course
Workshop "Applied Stata Course- Deaton's Model of Price Elasticity Estimation using Household Budget Survey Data" was held at the Institute of Economic Sciences in Belgrade, Serbia during 27th and 28th of June 2018. This Workshop is realized in cooperation with University Illinois in Chicago within research activities on international scientific project „Accelerating Progress on Effective Tobacco Tax Policies in Low and MIddle Income Countries“. Professor Rijo John, Research Fellow at Centre for Public Policy Research, India and Marko Vladisavljevic, Junior Researcher at Institute of Economic Sciences were lecturers during course.
Journal Economic Outlook
Forth issue of journal SEE-6 Economic Outlook has been published.
Acreditation of the IES
On 3 November 2015, the Committee on Accreditation of scientific and research organizations of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development passed the Decision on accreditation of the Institute of Economic Sciences in Belgrade, Zmaj Jovina 12, as a scientific Institute in the field of social sciences - economics, to conduct scientific and research activities, as it meets the requirements of the Law on Scientific and Research Activities.
The National convent on the European Union (NCEU) is a platform that, in the name of the civil society, gathers the working groups that cover the whole negotiation process with the task to, by communicating directly with the national expert teams, assist and improve the national position in the negotiation process of Serbia's accession to the European Union, but also to protect public and general social interest, as well as to control the fulfillment of what we commit to the EU in the negotiation process. The managers of the NCEU working groups from IES are Marko Malović, PhD and Aleksandar Zdravkovic, MA.