IES – INSTITUTE OF ECONOMIC SCIENCES is a non-profit academic think-tank institution, owned by Republic of Serbia with 55 years of significant researches and analyses in various fields of economic sciences. Through Belgrade Banking Academy (BBA) - Faculty for Banking, Insurance and Finance, the Institute gives full contribution to human resources education at the highest academic and professional level.
Our slogan is "Cognoscere est Mutare".
The IES researchers have acquired their knowledge at leading national and/or international universities. They are recognized as highly esteemed experts in their respective fields, always open to sharing knowledge and cooperating with local and foreign scientists and the business community. Beyond the frame of reference of IES departments/units, interdisciplinary project teams carried out interdisciplinary projects gathering up members of various units as well as joint members (supplemented, where necessary, by outside experts).
IES cooperates with great number of private companies, government, non-government, national and international institutions and organizations. All employees and associates (scientific institutions researchers, consultants and counselors) are always ready to share with you the professional experiences, knowledge and information, acquired at the Institute, national, regional and global environment. IES funding sources varies from international funds like TEMPUS, FP-7, RRPP, HORIZONT 2020 and SCOPES to local funding from government institutions and private companies for consulting services. It is also a local coordination unit (LCU) of RRPP.