Policy Notes


Policy Notes and Briefs are short notes, articles, or position papers that convey urgent policy challenges that affect business growth and courses of action or questions to ask about solving them. They contain assessments of current issues and implications for business, interesting information or ideas about a specific issue that may shape future policymaking, and/or policy recommendations.

Your comments and suggestions are encouraged and there is an opportunity to comment at the end of each submission. Content Contributions to this section may be sent to the Policy Café Serbia at the following email address info@policycafe.rs.

The views expressed in these policy briefs are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID, Cardno Emerging Markets USA, or its affiliates, partners, or employees, or the Government of Serbia.

 

20.07.2015
Improving Public Private Dialogue in Serbia

Joe Lowther , USAID Business Enabling Project

17.04.2015
Inspecting the shadow economy

Jovana Stefanovic , USAID Business Enabling Project

17.04.2015
Inspecting the shadow economy - presentation

Jovana Stefanovic , USAID Business Enabling Project

25.12.2014
Is reforming Labor Law enough to increase employment?

Jovana Stefanovic , USAID Business Enabling Project

26.06.2014
Extension of Collective Bargaining Agreements: Killing Investment and Jobs to Maintain Union Power

Joe Lowther and Tamara Borovcanin , USAID Business Enabling Project

17.06.2014
USAID BEP Paves Way for Inspection Oversight Reform through Cooperation with Partners

Milan Stefanovic , USAID Business Enabling Project

04.06.2014
REFORMING INSPECTION OVERSIGHT: Alignment with global good practices and standards

Milan Stefanovic , USAID Business Enabling Project

27.05.2014
Flexibility in the workplace: A challenge both old and new

Tamara Borovcanin , USAID Business Enabling Project

26.02.2014
Business Associations Make Recommendations to the Government of Serbia for Reform Priorities.

Anja Markovic , USAID Business Enabling Project

10.09.2013
Tightening rules for cash transactions in Croatia to tackle the shadow economy and unfair competition

Tamara Borovcanin , USAID Business Enabling Project

25.07.2013
Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Commission Adopted the Value-for-Money Methodology (VfMM) Developed by USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP)

Milan Stefanovic , USAID Business Enabling Project

28.03.2013
Para-fiscal charges come out of the shadows and are eliminated

Strahinja Mitrovski , USAID Business Enabling Project

28.03.2013
Serbia's New Codex of Corporate Governance

Milan Stefanović, USAID Business Enabling Project

26.07.2012
Foreign investment in Serbia in 2012

Milan Stefanović, USAID Business Enabling Project

05.07.2012
The Republic of Serbia E-Inspections Information Management System

Goran Vranić, e-Inspections Consultant, USAID Business Enabling Project

26.06.2012
Should Serbia follow the trend of European countries regarding collective bargaining and collective agreements?
Maja Nešović, USAID Business Enabling Project

12.03.2012
Sustainable Employment Requires Improved Workforce Productivity
Dušan Vasiljević, USAID Business Enabling Project
Tamara Borovčanin, USAID Business Enabling Project

06.02.2012
The draft Law Limiting Payment Deadlines
Milan Stefanovic, USAID Business Enabling Project

03.02.2012
Amendments to the new Company Law 2012
Milan Stefanovic, USAID Business Enabling Project

01.02.2012
Dealing with the Tragedy of Unemployment
Joe Lowther, Chief of Party, USAID Business Enabling Project

20.11.2011
USAID Business Enabling Project Supports Launching of New Draft Strategy for Regulatory Reform
Milan Stefanović, USAID Business Enabling Project

16.11.2011
Serbia Should Have Online Cadastre for Property Like Other Countries in the Region
Tamara Borovčanin, USAID Business Enabling Project

14.11.2011
Construction Permitting and Limitations of Policy Making
Dušan Vasiljević, USAID Business Enabling Project

14.11.2011
Enforcement Reform: A Big Opportunity To Make a Big Improvement for Businesses
Dragana Stanojević , USAID Business Enabling Project

11.11.2011
A New Communal Charge To Replace The Land Use Charge - A Step to Rationalizing Para Fiscal Charges for Businesses
Dušan Vasiljević, Team Lead, USAID Business Enabling Project

11.11.2011
Improving Implementation of Laws and Regulations in Serbia - Perspective
Joe Lowther, USAID Business Enabling Project

11.11.2011
Approaches for Improving the Quality of Economic Regulation and Reform Efficiency in Serbia
Milan Stefanović, USAID Business Enabling Project

10.11.2011
New Draft Legislation on Public-Private Partnerships and Concessions Offers Hope For Increasing Investment that Supports Growth
Milan Stefanovic, USAID Business Enabling Project


 

 


















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