Publications and research
The Fund promotes the dissemination of knowledge in the EFSD member states, primarily through research, publications, and public events. High-quality research is an important decision support tool for the Fund aiming to achieve its main goals. It helps to increase the efficiency of the Fund’s operational activities, strategic planning, public outreach, and technical assistance to member states. The leading role in the implementation of the analytical function belongs to the Chief Economist Group.
The Fund’s research primarily utilizes quantitative methods and state-of-the-art economic models. The Fund attaches great importance to the development of international partnerships through the implementation of joint research projects and public events.
Public research of the Fund includes: