All posts by Yasen Georgiev

Yasen Georgiev

About Yasen Georgiev

Yasen Georgiev is Executive Director of the Economic Policy Institute (EPI) – a Sofia-based think tank that provides economic research and interdisciplinary analyses of economic and socioeconomic trends in Bulgaria and South Eastern Europe.

Efficient Innovation: Entrepreneurship in Bulgaria

Beautiful photos of modern buildings under blue sky. Europe, Bulgaria, Sofia.

When discussing entrepreneurship and start-ups in Europe, Sofia, let alone Bulgaria, is not among the usual destinations that gets mentioned. And yet surprisingly enough, the country that joined the European Union eleven years ago and currently holds its first ever Presidency of the Council of the European Union, is now proud of an emerging start-up ecosystem that is now spreading from its capital city of 1.3 million people to some other major cities.

Continue reading Efficient Innovation: Entrepreneurship in Bulgaria