Town square in Albania with a statue About the Project
Through a grant by the Open Society Foundations (OSF), the Growth Lab's team of prominent researchers, experts, and faculty is collaborating with the Government of Albania to identify binding constraints to economic growth and propose policy solutions that can relax them. 

Albania landscape
A Path to Growth after COVID-19
Albania's economy has experienced an extraordinary comeback over the past decade, but is there a path to growth after COVID-19? Our researchers generated a new analysis of Albania's strengths and weaknesses and identified how it can rebound quickly from the pandemic. 

Tree Map of Albania's Exports in 2016
Accelerating Growth in Albania
During a retreat on economic diplomacy, Growth Lab Director Ricardo Hausmann discussed accelerating progress in Albania with the country's cabinet of ministers and other government agencies.