ISET hosted ADB's presentation on economic outlook 2024
12 April 2024

On April 12, the ISET Policy Institute hosted an enlightening presentation titled 'The Asian Development Outlook 2024,' spearheaded by Mr Kiyoshi Taniguchi, Regional Lead Economist at the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Call for papers: The 1st international conference of the Georgian Economic Association
07 March 2024

The Georgian Economic Association invites paper submissions for the 1st International Conference of the Association to be held at the Rooms Hotel Tbilisi, Georgia. The meeting will feature two plenary talks, paper presentations, a policy panel, and a poster session.

Regulatory Processes for Georgia's SME Sector: Introduction of the SME Test
27 November 2023

In a landmark event held today, key stakeholders gathered to explore and introduce a groundbreaking

Prof. Andre de Palma discusses the potential economic and social impact of low-emission zones
14 November 2023

Dr. André de Palma, a distinguished Professor at CY Cergy Paris Université, THEMA, recently presented a seminar at ISET on the “Impact of low emission zones on spatial and economic inequalities using a dynamic transport simulator.” His presentation addressed the critical issue of air pollution – estimated to have caused 311,000 premature deaths in the EU in 2023, with associated costs reaching €224 billion or 1.4% of GDP.

Women in academia – a glass ceiling in the South Caucasus?
16 October 2023

The topic of women and power roles in academia is an area of significant interest and concern in contemporary society. While strides have been made in promoting gender equality in higher education, academic institutions continue to encounter issues with representation and empowerment for women in various positions of authority and influence.