CER Policy Papers and Briefs
CER annually produces a number of policy papers and briefs on key issues of socio-economic development issues, including but not limited to macroeconomic, monetary, fiscal, social, trade, industrial policy, real sector of economy, governance, knowledge based economy, ICT4D, etc. To date CER has produced more than 150 policy papers/briefs whereas more than 50% of policy recommendations have found their reflection in respective policy decisions.
Improving the Quality of General Secondary Education in Uzbekistan: Focus on the Teaching Staff (2011/11)
The important indicators of the quality of the teaching staff are the educational level, professional category and the age structure of the school teachers. Analysis of the structure of teaching staff by the level of education shows a positive trend in the share of teachers with higher education (increased by 3% from 2005 and reached 70.2% in 2009).
The long-term sustainability of economic growth will be determined by the transition pace from the extensive resources buildup driven model to the model driven by the increase in their efficient use.
On the whole, Uzbekistan’s food policy proved its effectiveness and averted the threats to the nation’s food security. A number of key elements of Uzbekistan’s food security strategy, such as targeted support of young children and women at the time of pregnancy, distribution of assets to households, integration of food security programs with the national healthcare system are now considered as internationally accepted best practices.
This publication is based on experience of more than 25 countries and review of a number of publications on various aspects of longer-term development policy and foresight.
The product combines several thematic sections, i.e. macroeconomic indicators, financial sector, foreign economic activity, private sector development and market transformation, sectors and branches of economy (industry, agriculture, consumer goods market, trade and services), regions, incomes and expenses of the population.
E-Government Implementation and Administrative Reform in Uzbekistan - Interrelations and Interference (2004/06)
The main goal of the research paper lies in definition of the main directions of e-government implementation in Uzbekistan through interrelations with administrative reform.
Center for Economic Research proudly presents a new product entitled “Almanac of Uzbekistan 2008”. The product offers a review of Uzbekistan’s development dynamics illustrated by diagrams, graphs and tables, and providing a comprehensive analysis of current achievements and development trends. The almanac uses both official and administrative statistical data.
The primary intent of the publication is to enhance the awareness of the readers, particularly the government officials, representatives of private sector, local and international investors about key directions and achievements in the socio-economic development of Uzbekistan since it had become independent.