- 13 July 2015
On July 13, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the ISET Policy Institute and JSC BIA. The BIA is a subsidiary company of Alliance Group Holding, which manages the largest continuously updated business information database.
- 02 July 2015
On July 1, 2015, the Stakeholders’ Forum on the Tea Sector took place in Kutaisi. This was a first event in a series of dialogues about agriculture and rural development in Georgia organized by the ISET Policy Institute in partnership with CARE International in the...
- 01 July 2015
Human capital is the biggest asset of each and every think tank. In securing reliable and high-quality researchers, think tanks compete with much more powerful competitors—i.e., governments, state agencies, private companies, banks, and consulting companies.
- 30 June 2015
ISET-PI Study Estimates Significant Real GDP, Trade Gains Related to Investment in East-West Highway
The ISET Policy Institute has recently completed a WB-commissioned study to assess the economy-wide benefits of investment in the East West Highway (EWH). We developed a computable general equilibrium (CGE) model simulating the indirect benefits associated with the completion of the upgraded road corridor and...
- 29 June 2015
On Wednesday, July 1st, the European Neighbourhood Programme for Agriculture and Rural Development (ENPARD) and its implementing partners, ISET-PI, CARE International in the Caucasus, RDA, and GFA, will host the first Stakeholders’ Forum on the Tea Sector.
- 24 June 2015
Speaking about “The Economic Analysis of Road Projects,” World Bank's Regional Director for the South Caucasus Henry Kerali came to ISET, Tuesday June 23. Mr. Kerali’s presentations was designed for the participants of the Finance for Professionals’ Course and ISET community.
- 22 June 2015
On June 19-21, 2015 Agriculture Policy Research Center (APRC) attended a conference organized by the Armenian Economic Association and jointly hosted by Yerevan State University (YSU), the Central Bank of Armenia (CBA-Dilijan), and the American University of Armenia (AUA).
- 16 June 2015
Dear ISET Сommunity, Friends and Colleagues, It is with deep regret and sadness that ISET confirms that two of our beloved students, Mariam Kutelia and Ivlita Jibuti, became the victims of catastrophic flooding in Tbilisi on June 13th. The whole international community mourns for Georgia, but...
- 12 June 2015
On Thursday, June 11th, ISET hosted Mr. Brain Kuns, Ph.D. student at the University of Stockholm, who presented his doctoral work titled “Swedish Black Earth: The trials and tribulations of the publicly listed, investor-led, Western farming model in Russia and Ukraine”.
- 09 June 2015
On Monday, 8th of June, Zurab Abramishvili from the CERGE-EI (Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education - Economics Institute) presented his research proposal titled “The Principal Principle: How an Immediate and Random Replacement of School Principals Illuminates Their Value Added;