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Hot topics

15.06.2015
Solar energy: importance of the effects

Solar energy: importance of the effects

Solar energy can become one of the drivers for the development of energy sector until 2030. According to the results of CER research it is proposed to increase the share of solar energy in the energy balance up to 6% by 2030.

04.05.2015
How fast are the changes?

How fast are the changes?

It is necessary to pay special attention to another important dimension – the pace of reforms and transformations. From the point of view of the transformation of society and social sustainability, this factor is probably the main one.

06.04.2015
Impacts on expansion of a breakthrough in development of the country

Impacts on expansion of a breakthrough in development of the country

Maintaining such high growth involves the need to implement the structural transformation of the economy with increasing the share of the services sector from 45% to 55%, the share of manufacturing – from 9% to 22%. On the one hand, such dramatic changes in the economy will involve large-scale transformations of society, values ​​and behavior stereotypes of people. On the other hand, to make these changes possible, a specific set of social and cultural characteristics is necessary.

13.03.2015
The importance of small towns

The importance of small towns

Small towns and urban settlements (with a population of 50 thousand people) make up the bulk of cities of Uzbekistan. At present, they account for 68% of the total number of cities, about 8 million people, or about 25% of the total population, live there.

Latest research

  • Transaction sector of Uzbekistan as a factor in increasing economy efficiency

    Transaction sector of Uzbekistan as a factor in increasing economy efficiency

    Today, the government of the republic is taking some measures to optimize transaction costs and the development of transaction industries in the whole. However, the current situation requires a deeper and more comprehensive approach to the problem solving, which is based on the structural issues of institutional change.

  • Adjustments in spatial development in Uzbekistan: focus on small towns

    Adjustments in spatial development in Uzbekistan: focus on small towns

    The emphasis on small towns as drivers of growth brings new demands to the methods of policy implementation in the regions in order to ensure optimization schemes of productive forces location and obtain the multiplier effect at creating employment, infrastructure, income. Under these conditions, the role of local authorities significantly increases. From simple solution centers they should become real managers, who are interested in the growth of the region.

  • The Millennium Development Goals

    The Millennium Development Goals

    As a signatory to the Millennium Declaration, Uzbekistan is fulfilling its promises to address the challenges outlined in the MDGs. The Government recognizes the relevance and acuteness of these challenges in the national development context. The Government, in collaboration with donor community and the civil society, has embarked on the process of formulating its own national MDG targets and indicators.

  • Vision 2030

    Vision 2030

    The work on preparation of structural reforms of Uzbekistan for the 2030 period "Vision-2030" started in the frames of joint initiative of World Bank and the Government of Uzbekistan, also with support from UNDP. CER has been selected as one of the main national partners to develop this concept.

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17.06.2015
Middle class as the factor of structural reforms and economic growth in Uzbekistan

Middle class as the factor of structural reforms and economic growth in Uzbekistan

On June 17, 2015 Center for Economic Research (CER) held the Round Table on "The increase of the middle class in Uzbekistan. Social mobility." The participants of the event were representatives of local ministries and agencies, the banking sector, research institutes and international organizations.

19.05.2015
Uzbekistan has reached progress in inclusive growth

Uzbekistan has reached progress in inclusive growth

On May 19, 2015 Center for Economic Research held a Media Briefing for journalists on launching "Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2015." The Survey was prepared by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP).

30.04.2015
Uzbekistan presents the II National Report on the Millennium Development Goals

Uzbekistan presents the II National Report on the Millennium Development Goals

On 30 April, 2015 the 2-nd national Millennium Development Goals (MDG) report of Uzbekistan was launched in Tashkent’s Wyndham Hotel. The event was attended by representatives of Government ministries and institutions, international agencies, diplomatic corps, experts and the civil society.

29.04.2015
Transport sector is one of the most important components of economic development

Transport sector is one of the most important components of economic development

Efficient transport sector is the paramount component of the economic development. The key strategic task of the transport policy shall become the forming of the transport system of Uzbekistan to the effect that it would be possible to ensure the relative decrease of the costs for transportation services, increase of operational efficiency, reliability and availability of transportation services for the economic entities, diversity of transport routes and become the connecting link in transcontinental and regional logistics schemes.