Economic Policy and Competitiveness Research Center


Economic Policy and Competitiveness Research Center (EPCRC) is a Think Tank which was established in 2010 under the auspices of the President of Mongolia Ts. Elbergdorj but fully funded by the private sector. Our member companies are the biggest and innovative companies like Newcom Group, MCS, Just Group, Trade and Development Bank of Mongolia, Mobicom. World Bank, Swiss Development Agency for Cooperation and Development, Asia Development Bank, Asia Foundation and GIZ are supporting the research work of the EPCRC. The main research product is the Mongolia in World Competitiveness report which has been produced every year since 2010. Other products are The provincial competitiveness report, Macroeconomic overview (monthly), Banking sector analysis (quarterly), The condition of Russian and Chinese Mining companies in Mongolia and many other. EPCRC is organizing different kind of international workshops and roundtable meetings among others with the World Economic Forum (Davos) the Responsible Mineral Development (since 2010), Water Initiative (since 2011) and Partnering against Corruption Initiative (since 2011). Every year the EPCRC is co-organizing the Mongolia Economic Forum where decision makers, academia, civil society, private companies and international organizations come together to talk about the economic situation of Mongolia.