Croatian public policy think tank Centre for Public Policy and Economic Analysis (CEA) strongly advocates individual liberty, free market reforms, EU & NATO enlargement, as well as transatlantic and global security alliance of democratic countries. Accordingly, CEA stands for the global order based on advancing freedom and democracy, against the growing authoritarian influence.
Policy analysis and research
In order to advocate fact based policies, CEA is gathering information to design policy analysis and multidisciplinary research in the areas of economic policy, public management, global security and geopolitics. Moreover, CEA provides policy analysis for portals Ekonomski Lab, Pametni gradovi, Talas.hr, 4 Liberty.eu, Atlas Network, and ex-Banka.hr.
CEA’s strategic projects are Croatia 2025 and Detektor – Croatia 2025 provides concrete and measurable public management and economic reform solutions for a more competitive Croatia, while Detektor provides open-source intelligence of populist disinformation as geopolitical risk for Croatia and transatlantic institutions (EU & NATO).
Disinformation as Geopolitical Risk for Transatlantic Institutions
Post-truth in the context of disinformation and a risk for fact-based policymaking (conference)
Populist Conspiracy Narratives and Other Forms of Disinformation in Croatia
Overview of the Russian disinformation narratives
Dezinformacije se najbolje šire kroz populizam
Postoji li kriza liberalne demokracije?
Sigurnost, energija, obrana – pregled ključnih odluka
CEA has had cooperation contacts with several think tanks, including Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom, European Values Center for Security Policy, Fraser Institute, Libertarian Club, Texas Public Policy Foundation, Atlas Economic Research Foundation, Lithuanian Free Market Institute, Timbro and Hayek Institute.
CEA participated in several events and seminars, organized by the following think tanks: European Values Center for Security Policy (Prague) – training on disinformation activities within Kremlin Watch project; Friedrich Naumann Foundation (Tbilisi) – International Security of South Caucasus, NATO, and EU Perspectives; Southern Methodist University (Dallas) – Economic Freedom Network; Atlas Economic Research Foundation (New York) – Think Tank Leadership Training and Liberty Forum; Lithuanian Free Market Institute (Vilnius) – European Academy for Intellectual Entrepreneurs, Think-tank school; Friedrich Naumann Foundation (Gummersbach) – International Academy for Leadership; Institute for Economic Studies Europe (Aix-en-Provence) – Understanding the Current Crisis to find our Way Out.
CEA has been financed by member contributions, project based grants and individual donations.
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