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The triennial Jean Monnet project for institutional support is aimed at fostering activities of the Institute for Development and International Relations (IRMO) in multidisciplinary policy analysis and making high quality policy papers on the European Union’s subjects. Read more….
The policy paper “Energy Transition in Croatia – Moving towards Effective Membership in the Energy Union“ written by Ana-Maria Boromisa has been published in English. The paper shortly describes the Energy Union and the role of investments in achieving its
On May 23rd 2018, the European Commission presented the 2018 country-specific recommendations, setting out its economic policy guidance for Member States for the next 12 to 18 months. The Commission underlines that Europe's economy is growing at its fastest pace
On the 3rd of May 2018 the European Commission has issued its Spring Economic Forecasts for the EU member states. According to the forecast for Croatia the economy remains on track to reaching its pre-crisis volume in 2019. Real GDP
On May 3rd 2018, the Commission proposed a long-term budget of €1,135 billion in commitments over the period from 2021 to 2027, equivalent to 1.11% of the EU27's gross national income (GNI). The new budget will have to reflect the
On April 26th 2018, the Croatian government adopted its National reform programme for 2018 and its Convergence programme for the period 2018.-2021. Both programmes will be sent to the European Commission by the end of the month. The National reform
The Council of the European Union adopted on April 12th 2018 conclusions on the delivery and implementation of cohesion policy beyond 2020. With a BREXIT that will result in a loss of revenues for the overall European budget looming, the
In the annual analyses of the economic and social situation in Member States including progress in implementing country-specific recommendations and an assessment of possible imbalances, the Commission concluded that Croatia is still experiencing excessive imbalances. The country is positioned in
The policy paper “Competitiveness, Smart Specialisation and Investment in New EU Member States and Croatia“ written by Krešimir Jurlin, Višnja Samardžija and Martina Basarac Sertić has been published in English. The paper compares the most significant determinants in national strategies
Zagreb: Institute for development and international relations – IRMO A meeting of the research team within the Erasmus+ Jean Monnet project ‘POLO-Cro28 – Policy Observatory in Croatia’ was held on February the 6th, 2018 at the IRMO library. The IRMO research
Zagreb: EC Representation in Croatia, Augusta Cesarca 4 31st of January 2018., 11:00-14.00 hours The POLO round table “Importance of the EU Cohesion Policy for Development in Croatia” was held on Wednesday 31st of January 2018 at the premises of the EC