Contact expert

Krassen Stefanov Stanchev, Prof Dr

Country of residence

Bulgaria

Research Discipline

Economics

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Dr. Krassen Stanchev is Associate Professor at the University of Sofia, where he teaches courses in Public Choice and Macroeconomic Analysis of Politics. His main research interests rest with the area of economic analysis of policies and law. Stanchev has worked as the Board Chairman, Founder and former Executive Director of the Institute for Market Economics. He also served as member and Committee Chairman of the Constitutional Assembly (1990 - 1991). Krassen Stanchev has rich research experience on EU-, UN-, WB-, and USAID funded projects in the regions of the Balkans, the Caucasus and Central Asia. He is a member of the Mont Pelerin Society and the Network for Constitutional Economics and Social Philosophy. He holds several awards, including by the EuroMoney (1996, Best Country Analyst); and by the Bulgarian Government (2002, for Overall Contribution to Civil Society Development and Democracy). Stanchev is one of the most quoted independent Bulgarian analysts.

Language Skills

  • English, Russia, Serbia (basic)

Biography

Dr. Krassen Stanchev is Associate Professor at the University of Sofia, where he teaches courses in Public Choice and Macroeconomic Analysis of Politics. His main research interests rest with the area of economic analysis of policies and law. Stanchev has worked as the Board Chairman, Founder and former Executive Director of the Institute for Market Economics. He also served as member and Committee Chairman of the Constitutional Assembly (1990 - 1991). Krassen Stanchev has rich research experience on EU-, UN-, WB-, and USAID funded projects in the regions of the Balkans, the Caucasus and Central Asia. He is a member of the Mont Pelerin Society and the Network for Constitutional Economics and Social Philosophy. He holds several awards, including by the EuroMoney (1996, Best Country Analyst); and by the Bulgarian Government (2002, for Overall Contribution to Civil Society Development and Democracy). Krassen Stanchev is one of the most quoted independent Bulgarian analysts.