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25 september 2018

The Impact of the Russian crisis on the Belarusian economy: the trade channel

A chapter by Kateryna Bornukova and Igor Livshits titled The Impact of the Russian crisis on the Belarusian economy: the trade channel is published in a book The Russian Economy under Putin edited by Torbjörn Becker and Susanne Oxenstierna.

24 september 2018

“Argentina – Belarus: a New Opening?” An expert meeting with Argentina's Ambassador

Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies (BISS) and BEROC Economic Research Center organized the expert meeting “Argentina – Belarus: a New Opening?” with H. E. Ricardo Lagorio, the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the Russian Federation, as the keynote speaker.

8 june 2018

Presentation by Lev Lvovskiy at Development Day 2018 – Gender Equality and Economic Development: From Research to Action.

This year conference was focused on existing constraints and also highlighted initiatives that could help to create an equal society. Lev Lvovskiy, Research Fellow, represented BEROC at the conference with the Presentation "What is Good, Bad, and What Could be Done with Gender Equality in Belarus".

26 april 2018

The chapter by Hanna Aginskaya was published in Technology Entrepreneurship

The chapter reveals that technology transfer offices (TTOs), centres for entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship education as important success factors for academics spin-offs and knowledge commercialisation. Practical implications for entrepreneurship university and other stakeholders and discussed.

17 april 2018

The paper by Arevik Mkrtchyan was published in the international journal

The paper "Politicized trade: What drives withdrawal of trade preferences?" by Arevik Mkrtchyan was published in the International Journal Economics Letters

9 april 2018 Aleh Mazol

Skyrocketing economic growth and weak regional development – digest of the Belarusian economy

On 16 March 2018, the official statistical body of Belarus Belstat has announced that GDP growth in the first two month of the year has accelerated. Meantime, the weak regional development cast doubt on the sustainability of Belarusian economic growth in the future. Decreasing population number, lack of investment, and depressed business climate accompanied by low average wages play here a crucial role.

7 march 2018 Aleh Mazol

Shrinking economic freedom and milk war with Russia – Belarusian economic digest

On 16 February 2018 Belstat, the official statistical body of Belarus, announced that GDP growth for the first month of the year had reached a new high, surpassing the previous month’s record.

7 february 2018 Aleh Mazol

State-owned enterprises threaten economic prospects – digest of the Belarusian economy

On 24 January 2018, government officials announced new plans for support to Belarusian entrepreneurs in the current year. Meanwhile, according to Belstat, the state industrial sector remains the main driver of economic growth accompanied by a strong recovery of exports. However, the absence of an acceptable strategy for solving state-owned enterprises debt problems continues to threaten financial stability and long-term economic growth.

11 january 2018

The paper by Anastasia Luzgina was published in the International Journal

The paper by Anastasia Luzgina was published in the International Journal

14 december 2017

The conference “Economic Environment for Business Development”

The "Economic Environment" is an annual event organized by IPM Business School, IPM Research Center, and BEROC.

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