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New IDEA study: The gap in in-person teaching caused by the pandemic will cost the Czech economy staggering sums of money in the future

8 April, 2021

The learning setback caused by the closing of schools during the COVID-19 pandemic will cost the Czech economy hundreds of billions in the future due to decreased labour productivity, a new study by economists from the think-tank IDEA at CERGE-EI suggests.

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CERGE-EI Media Highlights for March

7 April, 2021

The month of March was abundant with many articles in which our experts commented on topics that were again related to the pandemic: mainly the consequences of COVID-19 on the country's economic development.

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Happy Czech Day of Education!

7 April, 2021

Today we are joining Charles University to celebrate the Day of Education in the Czech Republic.

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People of CERGE-EI: Meet Our Alumni

31 March, 2021

Martin Čihák, one of CERGE-EI’s early PhD graduates, recollected his student memories with us and talked about his work for the International Monetary Fund.

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The CERGE-EI Second-Year RSJ Research Fellowship 2021 call for applications is now open!

30 March, 2021

Our second year students are welcome to submit their applications for CERGE-EI Second Year RSJ Research Fellowship 2021! The purpose of these fellowships sponsored by the RSJ Foundation is to facilitate the transition from coursework to dissertation research and increase the probability that students will successfully complete their studies at CERGE-EI in an expeditious manner.

Read more: The CERGE-EI Second-Year RSJ Research Fellowship 2021 call for applications is now open!