PWR & EWR

SAR Report 2011: Beyond perception. Has Romania’s governance improved after 2004?

Romania and Bulgaria encounter today problems in joining the visa-free Schengen area. The main one in the public eye is corruption. Both countries pledged to improve their rule of law when signing their accession treaties in 2005, yet little progress
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SAR Report 2011: Forecast 2011 Surely no news is good news? Less uncertainty, macro stabilization, growth and optimism at low levels

SAR Accounting for 2010 2010 was such a nightmare for forecasters and economic observers of Romania, due to many unexpected developments and policy turnarounds, that few experts escaped with their honor intact. Looking one year back, it turns out that
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The conclusions of the SAR 2011 Report

SAR The 2011 annual report of SAR shows that corruption remains a problem in Romania, in spite of the genuine efforts to tackle it by DNA and ANI, and the courageous decisions by some young magistrates. The processes of privatization
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23.02.2010: Launch-event – Annual Policy Analysis and Forecast Report – Romania 2010

2010 The Romanian Academic Society has launched on February 23 its Annual Analysis and Forecast report for 2010. SAR experts see a probable end to the economic crisis in 2010. At the event, the chief economist of the National Bank
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SAR ANNUAL REPORT 2008

Romania’s first year in the EU While the economy continued to grow, the year was lost in domestic infighting among political parties, with a majority in the Parliament seeking permanently to by-pass the country’s EU engagements in the sensitive fields
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Early Warning Reports (EWR) 2001 – 2003

EWR was a project initiated and financed by UNDP, aimed at providing the Romanian government with objective advice from independent sources. The goal of the program was to monitor the socio-political and economic developments in order to identify the situations
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Policy Warning Reports (PWR) 2003-2005

Policy Warning Reports project, aims at providing the Romanian government with objective advice from independent sources. The goal of the program is to monitor the socio-political and economic developments in order to identify the situations with crisis potential, initiate a
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Annual report and forecast – Romania 2007

Romania has joined the EU in January 2007, but its European agenda is still work in progress. We don’t know for sure what exactly we need to do in the near future, beyond setting up the institutional system required for
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