Projects funded by the Latvian Council of Science


State Research Programme “Reducing the Shadow Economy to Ensure Sustainable Development of the Latvian State”, project “Researching the Shadow Economy in Latvia (RE:SHADE)” (2020-2022)

Research team: Arnis Sauka, Tālis Putniņš, Anna Zasova, Nicolas Gavoille, Dmitrijs Kravcenko, Andris Saulitis, Juris Stinka, Friederik Schneider, Colin Williams.

Project information: read more about the project.



Fundamental and Applied Research Project “Remigration and brain gain in Latvia (BRAIN)” (2018 – 2022)

Duration: September 2018 – September 2022.

Core team: Kata Fredheim, Marija Krumina, Anders PaalzowZane Varpina.

Affiliated researchers: Anna Elizabete Grike, Kalev Aasmäe, Rūta Dapkūnaitė, Aivars Timofejevs, Anna Pluta, Nellija Titova.

Project information: read more about the project.


InTEL: Institutions and Tax Enforcement in Latvia (2018-2021)

Research team: Nicolas Gavoille, Vitalijs Jascisens, Arnis Sauka, Anna Zasova, Anna Pluta, Marija Krumina.

Project information: read more about the project.