• Finance and Development

    CER initiates comprehensive studies on the subjects of current economic importance for the Republic of Uzbekistan and the world economy in terms of macroeconomic, financial and economic development...

  • Governance and Development

    CER provides necessary assistance and advice for promotion of institutional reforms in Uzbekistan for further modernization of state, economy and society...

  • Social Policy

    The Center provides assistance in the development of social environment and enhancement of social conditions in Uzbekistan...

  • Information Policy

    In an effort to serve as a platform for an interactive dialogue between government, international and business community, Center designs and implements various tools that facilitate a productive communication...

  • Macroeconomic Modeling and Statistics

    CER utilizes innovative macroeconomic forecasting and analysis methods in order to provide the best policy advice...

  • Trade and Industrial Policy

    Experts at CER utilize innovative research methods and prepare analytical documents to investigate the latest policy trends in international trade and industrial development, and provide sound recommendations...

Hot topics

14.04.2014
Social Protection through Motivation

Social Protection through Motivation

Talking about assessing and transforming functions of the social protection system we should define what results these assistance and transformation should be targeted. And the goal should be placed at both the macro and micro levels.

20.02.2014
New approach to Social Protection

New approach to Social Protection

The key problem in the given context is that the existing system of social protection and social programs are to a large extent oriented at the current model of country development and, therefore, do basically replicate this model, thus constraining the opportunities to implement transformations of economy, society and institutions in the long term.

27.12.2013
Life-long Learning

Life-long Learning

In the context of the rapidly changing requirements of the labor market, it is very important that more people could have the opportunity to purchase those qualifications that are needed to get a job as soon as possible or to get the promotion on the labor market.

18.10.2013
South-south cooperation: Is it time for Uzbekistan to become a donor?

South-south cooperation: Is it time for Uzbekistan to become a donor?

South‒south cooperation has the potential to not only invigorate Uzbekistan’s economy but also stimulate economic growth across the region. And now is the time for Uzbekistan to step up and become an emerging donor.

Latest research

  • Transformative social protection in a transforming society and economy

    Transformative social protection in a transforming society and economy

    The existing model of social protection, introduced in Uzbekistan in early 90-s and aimed at mitigating major transitory adverse effects of economic reforms, proved its validity by preventing a sharp drop in living standards and ensuring that social support was targeting the most needed. At the same time, while economic growth has been strong for almost a decade now and the processes of transformation and modernization of the economy, society and institutions have sped up, it is time to take a new look at the future of the social-protection system.

  • Conceptual approach to Green Economy in Uzbekistan

    Conceptual approach to Green Economy in Uzbekistan

    To ensure sustainable economic and human development in the long term, taking into account global trends and challenges, the transition to a “green” economy is considered as one of the most effective tools for maintaining long-term development, which results in improved living standards and social justice while significantly reducing environmental risks and shortages of natural resources.  

  • Uzbekistan's Business Climate and Business Environment indices

        	 Uzbekistan's Business Climate and Business Environment indices

    BC Index project is a joint initiative of Center for Economic Research and Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan aimed at elaborating a toolkit for assessment and short-term forecasting of business activity and environment. The BC Index is calculated on the quarterly basis starting from July 2009. The calculations base on the survey of 700 enterprises’ managers from all 14 regions of Uzbekistan, and cover 6 main sectors of economy – 1) industry, 2) agriculture, 3) construction, 4) transport and communications, 5) trade and catering and 6) service sector. The Business Environment Index was launched from April 2011.

Latest News

09.04.2014
CER recommendations in Government decisions

CER recommendations in Government decisions

Recommendations of CER expert, presented in the 2010 policy paper on "Current Situation, Challenges and Perspectives of Electrotechnical Industry Development in Uzbekistan”, were taken into consideration for the recent decision of the President of Uzbekistan to transform the association "Uzeltechsanoat" into an open joint stock company.

04.04.2014
Meeting with Professor from Germany

Meeting with Professor from Germany

On April 1, CER experts met with Professor of Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Dr. Martin Petrick.

28.03.2014
CER participated at the Expert Meeting in Bangkok

CER participated at the Expert Meeting in Bangkok

On March 24-26, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in partnership with the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) organized the Second Expert Group Meeting to prepare the State of Asia-Pacific Cities 2014 Report, which was held in Bangkok, Thailand. CER, being a leading think tank in exploring Urbanization issues in Uzbekistan and Central Asia, was invited to take part at the meeting.

19.03.2014
Presentation of the results of "Housing and Public Utilities: Challenges and Prospects" Project

Presentation of the results of "Housing and Public Utilities: Challenges and Prospects" Project

On March 18, 2014 CER presented the results of  “Housing and Public Utilities: Challenges and Prospects” Policy Paper delivered by the head of Economic Transformation unit, J. Fattakhova, during the Round Table discussion devoted to preparation of National Program on Promoting Energy Efficiency in Public Buildings.