- 02 September 2014
The International School of Economics at TSU welcomed a new cohort of Economics Master’s students on September 1. There are 53 students in the new 2016 class; nine from Armenia, one from Azerbaijan and forty-three from Georgia.
- 01 September 2014
The broad responsibilities of the Deputy Director include: • Managing the organization’s finances, with an emphasis on managerial reporting and financial planning • Managing the organization’s administrative matters, including proper implementation of policies and procedures, compliance with donor requirements, and HR strategy planning and execution • Maintaining donor relationships and managing...
- 30 June 2014
On May 29, Dr. Maksym Obrizan, from the Kyiv School of Economics, provided an interesting seminar on the subject of his working paper, "Retirement in HRS participants: the role of endogenous subjective and objective health measures".
- 18 June 2014
On June 13, ISET hosted Dr. Dmitry Shapiro from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, who presented his paper “Microfinance and Dynamic Incentives”. The presenter started his presentation by providing some numbers related to microfinance organizations, explaining the essence of how they work and...
- 14 June 2014
The ISET Policy Institute, together with the National Bank of Georgia and the National Statistics Office of Georgia (GeoStat) hosted a two-day conference on financial soundness indicators for Georgia with the financial support of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The event took place on 12-13...
- 13 June 2014
On June 12, USAID Economic Prosperity Initiative (EPI) in partnership with International School of Economics at Tbilisi State University (ISET) held a round-table meeting for students: "Strategic Dialogue on Competitiveness of Georgia."
- 12 June 2014
On June 11, 2014, ISET hosted Douglas H. Brooks, the Assistant Chief Economist of the Asian Development Bank's Economics and Research Department. He presented Georgia’s main trade statistics and discussed the benefits to Georgia from global value added trade.
- 10 June 2014
On 5 June, Professor Deniz Selman from Bogazici University presented the paper titled “Simultaneous Auctions with Private and Common Values,” which he co-authored with Deniz Nemli. In a simultaneous auction, every bidder submits bids on an item simultaneously. The paper discusses a situation where an...
- 09 June 2014
On June 8, 2014, ISET organized an excursion to the Aragvi hydro power plant (HPP) near the Georgian ski resort of Gudauri. The purpose of the excursion was to see how HPPs can contribute to employment and better infrastructure in highland areas. Students from ISET,...
- 05 June 2014
ISET welcomes Professor Phatima (Pati) Mamardashvili, who will join our resident faculty in July 2014. Besides teaching agricultural economics courses, she will serve as the head of the Agricultural Policy Research Center (APRC) at the ISET Policy Institute (ISET-PI). Pati is originally from Kutaisi, Georgia. She...