Albanian Center for Economic Resarch

Albanian Centre for Economic Research (ACER) is Albania’s first independent non-governmental organization, dedicated to acceleration of Albania’s socio-economic transition and development. ACER’s philosophy is to build bridges between scholars, policy-makers and public opinion and foster the dialogue in the interest of accelerated reforming process, economic development and prosperity. The rich experience of the Albanian Center for Economic Research through the evolution of Albania since 1992 has formed its institutional personality today – a truly interdisciplinary public policy institute with a sound reputation for its reliable research data and independent professional analysis of the major aspects of Albania’s transition to democracy and market economy.

Range of Services provided by ACER

The main services provided by ACER -and not limited to - include:
·   National Surveys and Public Polls
·   Economic research and analysis
·   Financial advisory services
·   Institutional development
·   Management advice and support
·   Market research
·   Monitoring and evaluation
·   Feasibility studies
·   Project management and development
·   Public outreach
·   Private sector development
·   Training and transfer of knowledge
·   Organization of conferences and workshops
·   Public outreach


Sector Orientation


The main areas in which the professionals of the Albanian Center for Economic Research are responding to the needs of clients include:


·   Regional, rural and urban development
·   Natural resource Management
·   Environment and energy
·   Water Management
·   Competition and regulation
·   Macroeconomics and public finance
·   Labour, education and social policy
·   Social and health care
·   Migration
·   Industry and trade
·   Institution building


Albanian Socio- Economic Review

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