Editorial

The FINANCIAL -- In August 2016, the average cost of cooking one standard Imeretian khachapuri increased to 3.15 GEL, which is 4.8 % higher month-on-month (m/m, that is compared to July 2016), but 9.6% lower year-on-year (y/y, compared to August ...

The FINANCIAL -- Working out on a regular basis can be a difficult, if not impossible, task for most of us. We can convince ourselves that our schedules do not allow time for fitness but that would ...

The FINANCIAL -- In the last two decades, happiness has moved into the focus of economic inquiry. Frey and Stutzer (“What can Economists Learn from Happiness Research”, Journal of Economic ...

The FINANCIAL -- Imagine a farm without livestock. Right, it does seem unimaginable.  There are many small farms in Georgia that are managed by individual households. Most of them just remain small ...

The FINANCIAL -- Do incentives really matter in the attraction of foreign direct investment? Does the cost to the government to provide incentives to the private sector result in equally tangible ...

In a few weeks’ time the number of countries that Georgian citizens will be able to freely travel to may significantly increase. Some ten days ago, European Parliament’s Committee on Civil ...

The FINANCIAL -- The economic significance of bees extends far beyond honey production. As the National Resource Defense Council writes in 2011 (“Why We Need Bees: Nature’s Tiny Workers Put Food ...