University of Sarajevo
School of Economics and Business
Telephone: +387-33-275-910
E-mail: fikret.causevic@efsa.unsa.ba

Curriculum Vitae

Most important publications

  1. Financial Globalization, Economic Growth, and (In)Equality: 1990-2014 – Forthcoming, Palgrave Macmillan, London (expected date of publishing – end of January 2017)  (book)
  2. Globalization, Southeast Europe, and the World Economy, Routledge Studies in the European Economy, Routledge, London-New York, 2015. (book)  (Scopus Content – List of Books)
  3. The Global Crisis of 2008 and Keynes’s General Theory, SpringerBriefs in Economics, Springer, Cham-Heidelberg-New York, 2014. (book)
  4. Principles of Economics – Volume I: Principles of Microeconomics, School of Economics and Busines, University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, 2015. (textbook)
  5. Principles of Economics – Volume II: Principles of Macroeconomics, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, 2015. (textbook)
  6. „The Political Economy of Economic Liberalization and Competitiveness in Bosnia and Herzegovina”,  in:  Margo Thomas and V.Bojicic-Dzelilovic (eds), Public Policy Making in the Western Balkans, Springer, Dordrecht, 2014. (chapter V)  (Scopus Content – List of Books)
  7. „What type of fiscal policy is needed for the Western Balkans during the crisis”, Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, Vol. 12., Issue 2, Taylor&Francis, pp. 357-372. (paper – SSCI)

Research expertise

1. “Improving the Process of Legislative Reforms in the Western Balkans”, OECD Investment Compact for South East Europe, Institute of Economics Belgrade, German Organization for Technical Cooperation (GTZ), Belgrade, 2010 (Co-author with Slavica Penev and Andreja Marušić)

2. Key long term local expert – project financed by the European Union/European Commission in Bosnia and Herzegovina: „Technical Support to Economic Policy Planning Unit of the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina“, July 2006 – March 2007. (team leader Joseph Poeschl – WIIW)

3. Program of Technical Support to Local Economic Policy Research Organisations – financed by the United States Agency for International Development in cooperation with the Urban Institute from Washington (Coordinated by Dr. Raymond Struyk) – April 2004 – September 2006: studies published during the project:

  • „Money Market Development in Bosnia and Herzegovina“ (June – December 2004)   (financed by USAID) (Author: Fikret Čaušević)
  • “Trade Policy and Trade Balance in Bosnia and Herzegovina” (March-September 2005) (financed by USAID) (Author: Fikret Čaušević)
  • “Metal Sector Development in Bosnia and Herzegovina” (October 2005-June 2006) (financed by USAID) (Co-authors: Fikret Čaušević and Anto Domazet)

4. Key long term local expert – projects financed by the European  Union/European Commission in Bosnia and Herzegovina: „Vertical Review of the Economic Sector in Bosnia and Herzegovina“, April-September 2004.


  • 2011-2012   Alpha Bank Visiting Fellow, St Antony’s College, SEESOX, University of Oxford
  • 2002; 2005; 2006; 2007; 2010 – South-East Europe Faculty Development Programme Visiting Fellow, London School of Economics and Political Science, London (Funded by DFID, LSE and Open Society Fund New York)


  • Principles of Economics (undergraduate)
  • Financial System of the European Union (undergraduate)
  • Advanced International Finance (II) – (graduate level)
  • History and Philosphy of Economic Thought (PhD level)

Professional leadership

  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Southeast European Journal of Economics and Business, School of Economics and Business, University of Sarajevo   (2006-2009)
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