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Discussing the Challenges Facing SMEs Se…

29-Nov-2018

Discussing the Challenges Facing SMEs Seeking Access to Finance

On November 29, Giorgi Khishtovani, Director at PMC Research, presented the main findings and recommendations of –research entitled “Leveraging SME Fi...

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Chinese Academy for Fiscal Sciences Set …

13-Nov-2018

Chinese Academy for Fiscal Sciences Set for Cooperation with Tbilisi State University and Academy of the Ministry of Finance of Georgia

On November 6, PMC Research organized a meeting between the Chinese Academy of Fiscal Sciences (CAFS) and Tbilisi State University (TSU), with the aim...

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Hosting Delegation from China to Start C…

08-Nov-2018

Hosting Delegation from China to Start Collaboration

On November 6-7, PMC Research hosted a delegation from China, comprising high-ranking officials from the Chinese Academy for Fiscal Sciences (CAFS). T...

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Options for Railway Infrastructure Devel…

06-Mar-2018

Options for Railway Infrastructure Development in Tbilisi

This study compares the following four alternatives: keeping the status quo (Option 1); the 2009 Tbilisi Railway Bypass Project (Option 2); a city tun...

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Georgia as a Transit Hub and its Increas…

25-Jan-2018

Georgia as a Transit Hub and its Increasing Potential in the Implementation of the Belt and Road Initiative

This paper has identified a clear interconnection between the BRI and Georgia’s economic development strategy in terms of infrastructure development a...

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Armenia-Georgia Trade: Getting Close or …

29-Nov-2016

Armenia-Georgia Trade: Getting Close or Distant?

Armenia’s decision to join the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) exempted traders from union member countries from paying value added tax (VAT) and excise...

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Georgian Economic Climate (Q4, 2018)

19-Nov-2018

Georgian Economic Climate (Q4, 2018)

In the fourth quarter of 2018, Georgian economic climate barely remained satisfactory. In this period, Georgian economistsassessed Georgia’s present e...

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Georgian Economic Climate (Q3, 2018)

04-Sep-2018

Georgian Economic Climate (Q3, 2018)

In the third quarter of 2018, Georgian economists positively assessed Georgia’s Economic Climate Indicator (ECI). The Georgian economy is categorized ...

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Georgian Economic Climate (Q2, 2018)

25-May-2018

Georgian Economic Climate (Q2, 2018)

Georgian Economic Climate is a joint product of PMC Research Center and the ifo Institute for Economic Research. In this bulletin, we discuss Georgia’...

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Our Funding

The majority of PMC Research Center's funding comes from international organizations, and in order to be accountable and transparent, PMC Research Center makes information about its projects and funding levels available.

ProjectOrigin of FundingDurationAmount

Regional Market Assessment in Georgia Using Components of Smart Specialization

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

2018 EURO 9,865
Updating Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Georgia with Estonian Experience Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2018-2019 EURO 14, 403 
Human Capital Project in Georgia The World Bank 2018 USD 10,000
Country Note on Belt and Road Initiative in South Caucasus Emerging Markets Forum 2018 USD 5000
Leveraging SME Finance through Value Chains in Georgia Development Bank Institute (ADBI), CAREC Institute (CI) 2018-2019 USD 7500
Kutaisi and its Adjacent Areas Competitiveness Study
European Union 2018 EURO 24,950
Public Policy Discourse and Dialogue Platform 2018 Policy and Management Consulting Group 2018 GEL 31,320
Tbilisi and Kvemo Kartli Region Competitiveness Study European Union 2018 EURO 24,850
Networking for Efficiency and Development (N4ED) – a New Modality for Effective Local Self-governance in Georgia European Commission 2018-2021 EURO 212, 944
Public Policy Discourse and Dialogue Platform 2017 Policy and Management Consulting Group 2017 GEL 15,525
Geo-German StartUp Forum 2017 German Embassy in Tbilisi 2017 EUR 7520
Promotion of Rural Development and Diversification in Khulo Municipality European Commission 2017-2021 EURO 129,828
Regional Civil Society Organizations as Vectors of Rural Economic Development European Commission 2017-2019 EURO 625,000
Improving Regional Food Security through National Strategies and Small Holder Production in South Caucasus European Commission 2017 ** EURO 6,900
Partnership for Budget Transparency: Civil Society Oversight of Public Spending in Georgia Europe Foundation 2016-2017 EURO 5,000
Empowering Modern Research Practices of Regional Agriculture-Related Institutions European Commission 2015-2017 EURO 104,447
Labor Informality Study Volkswagen Foundation, Institute for Study of Labor (IZA) 2015 EURO 58,502
Joint Feasibility Study of Possible Outcomes of Georgia-China Free Trade Agreement Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development 2015 ** GEL 10,000
Transferring V4 and Georgia Reform Experience to Facilitate Economic Development in Belarus International Visegrad Fund 2015-2016 EURO 65,000
Public Policy Discourse Panel: Policy Research for Sustainable Economic Development KAS 2015 EURO 16,500
Sharing Experience of Public-Private Dialogue in EU Integration Process for Moldova and Georgia International Visegrad Fund 2015-2016 EURO 63,000
Support of Public Finance Policy Reform (PFM) EU 2015-2018 ** EURO 252,595

Budget Transparency: Civil Society Oversight of Public Spending

EU 2014-2015 ** GEL 43,500
Adjara Autonomous Republic Rural Development Strategy UNDP 2014-2015 USD 149,884
Organization Development Fund to Think Tank Open Society International 2014-2016 USD 65,200
Sharing Experience of Georgian Reforms and Visegrad Countries' EU Economic Integration for Albania and Kosovo International Visegrad Fund 2014-2015   EURO 63,000
Strengthening the System of Parliamentary Democracy in Georgia UNDP/EU 2014-2015 USD 154,923
Sharing Georgia’s Experience  on Successful Economic Reforms with Belarus MFA of Czeck Republic 2014 EURO 16,000
Institutional Development of the Ministry of Agriculture of Autonomous Republic of Adjara, ENPARD ADJARA UNDP/EU 2013-2015 USD 147,420
Analysis of Medium Term Fiscal Policy Sustainability in Georgia EWMI 2013 USD 47,429
Analysis of the State Procurement System of Georgia EWMI 2013-2014 USD 59,807
Streamline Merger, Bankruptcy and Liquidation procedures of SOE’s USAID/EPI 2013-2014 ** GEL 18,130
Georgia and Moldova’s Economic Development Strategies – Desk Research Government of Kyrgyzstan 2013 USD 14,100
Economic Analysis of the Initiated Amendments to the Labor Code of Georgia EWMI 2013 USD 10,000
Strengthening Government of Autonomous Republic of Adjara Institutional Capacity USAID   2013  GEL 89,500
Public Policy Discourse Panel Policy Research for Sustainable Economic Development KAS 2014 * EURO  16,500
Enhancing Transparency and Accountability of the State Competition and Procurement Agency and its Dispute Resolution Board USAID 2012 GEL 24,440
Simplification of Georgian Tax Code USAID 2013-2014 ** USD 194,913
Consultancy/Training Services in Budgetary Oversight and Program Budgeting to the Parliament of Georgia UNDP 2012-2013 ** USD 35,660
Review of the implementation of the PFM SPSP EU 2012 ** EURO 2,070
Study to Enhance the Public Outreach Function of the Competition and State Procurement Agency (CSPA) USAID/G3 2012 GEL 24,440
Fiscal Risks in Georgia: Tax Revenues and Public Debts EWMI
2011-2012 GEL 78,088
Support the Government of Kosovo in Growth and Fiscal Stability Initiatives USAID/ GFSI 2011-2013 ** USD 266,400
Strategic planning with GoARA – Ministry of Finance and Economy of Autonomous Republic of Adjara USAID
2011-2012 ** GEL 63,820
Training Program for the Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons from Occupied Territories, Accommodation and Refugees of Georgia Danish Refugee Council 2011 ** USD 12,890
Good Governance in Georgia USAID 2011 ** GEL 85,260
 


* Budgets directly managed by the donor. 

** Budgets managed by PMCG.