Central topic of the eleventh issue of Quarterly Economic Monitor.
Contained in the tenth issue of Quarterly Economic Monitor, an analysis of real economy and financial sectors in B&H has been made.
Center for Research and Studies GEA has made an analysis of the Republic of Srpska’s budget and Economic policy for 2013.
The key findings of a study analyzing the current higher education funding system in Bosnia and Herzegovina point to the fact that higher education system in B&H is, besides being complex, financially ineffective. Labor market demands urgent change of the enrollment policy and higher education funding system in B&H. Continue reading Enrollment policy and higher education funding system in B&H
Many international economists find that staying in the euro zone for Greece is not practically possible any more. Even worse, some of EU member states, it seems, are heading in the same direction. The Republic of Srpska must learn from this development.
Center for Research and Studies GEA is the author of an analysis of unfavorable events in the USA and EU in August that have caused fear of a new recession period for the developed world. Possible consequences for RS were also analysed.
Despite the fact that issue of enormous unemployment rate in B&H is constantly on top of the priority list, figure of more than half a million unemployed persons registered with employment services proves that very little has been done so far, when it comes to dealing with this problem. In that context, one question emerges and it is the question of role and responsibilities of public employment services as the key institutional actors at the labor market that has been characterized by many reports as dysfunctional and inadequately flexible.
Potential loses in income and long-term fiscal weakness that would result from the announced introduction of differential VAT rate would exceed by far the financial relief that could be felt by socially disadvantaged residential groups if pricing down food products took place.
Center for Research and Studies GEA has made an analysis of the financial sector in RS for 2010. Continue reading Banking sector still focuses on mere survival
Center for Research and Studies GEA is the author of an analysis of the financial sector of RS for Q3 of 2010.