CER Policy Papers and Briefs
CER annually produces a number of policy papers and briefs on key issues of development in Uzbekistan and the region of Central Asia. Up to date, CER has prepared more than 250 papers on most challenging issues including, but not limited to urbanization, structural transformation, green economy, alternative energy sources, spatial development, transport and transit, food security, social protection and new social contract, health reform and human capital etc.
CER presents new issue of Almanac of Uzbekistan 2016 – a special edition devoted to the 25th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The publication is avaialbe in three languages – Uzbek, Russian and English.
Foreign trade plays an important role in the industrialization of the economy, strengthening the economic potential of the private sector, creating new jobs and raising incomes. At the current stage of development of the Uzbek expansion of the size of the internal and external markets becomes an important factor in increasing the competitiveness of its economy.
The new issue of informational and analytical bulletin “Uzbekistan Economic Trends” analyzes the dynamics, qualitative changes and tendencies that have taken place in the country’s economy from January to June 2016. The bulletin is presented in convenient digital format.
Uzbekistan 2030: Institutional Preconditions for Development of Competitive Environment as a Key Factor for More Efficient Economy and Accelerated Structural Reforms (2014)
Uzbekistan is in a group of countries with the per capita income (GNP/GNI) of $1,046-4,125 (low-middle income). The objective by 2030 is to reach the development level comparable to countries with the per capita income of $4,126-12,745 (upper-middle income). This is possible only given the dramatic competitive growth equivalent to an economic breakthrough; indeed, "catching up with" this group will require meeting the challenges of both catching-up development and outstripping development at the same time.
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.
Uzbekistan is pursuing an active industrial policy designed to provide sustainable, high rates of economic growth and a shift of focus from the production of raw materials to finished products with higher added value. The industrial policy involves the selection of priority sectors whose development can generate not only a direct effect by increasing production and creating jobs but also a multiplier effect.