Public Information Catalogue

An important note to the reader:

The public information catalogue was prepared pursuant to the Decree on Communication and Re-use of Information of Public Character (Ur. l. RS, št. 76/05, 119/07, 95/11), which entered into force on 12 August 2005. It is available in several formats (on the website of the Institute of Macroeconomic Analysis and Development – IMAD, on CD and in printed form). The electronic formats also provide links to websites and documents located at Web addresses other than IMAD's.

Therefore, an Internet connection is required for a full functionality of the catalogue. If the reader does not have access to the Internet, the catalogue lists the URL addresses of all links (in the form [web address]) so that they may be accessed subsequently. Apart from general requirements and recommendations, which may be obtained at the electronic address, IMAD does not assume any responsibility with regard to the acquisition, installation or maintenance of such equipment or counselling regarding its use.

1. Basic catalogue data

Name of the body:
Institute of Macroeconomic Analysis and Development of the Republic of Slovenia

Short name:

Gregorčičeva 27
1000 Ljubljana

Telephone: 01/478 10 12

Fax: 01/478 10 70

E-mail address:

Website administration:

Library: knjiž


VAT identification number: SI66679567
ID number: 5026407

Person in charge:
Boštjan Vasle, Director

Date of first publication of catalogue: 22 January 2004
Date of last change: 2 February 2017

The catalogue is available at the following URL:

Other formats of the catalogue: catalogues in printed form are available at IMAD's main office.

Catalogue format: HTML

2. General data about the body and its public information

Short description of the body's field of work

The Institute performs the following tasks:

  • monitoring and analysing current developments and the economic, social and environmental dimensions of development, based on the national development orientation
  • forecasting the main macroeconomic aggregates
  • preparing expert bases for the formulation of economic policy orientations and measures
  • research work

2.a Data on the organisation of the body

Organisation chart

List of all internal organisation units


Boštjan VASLE

Deputy Director:
Dr Alenka KAJZER

Deputy Director:
Marijana BEDNAŠ

Slavica MENCIN
00386 (0)1 478 10 12

Internal organisation units

Economic Competitiveness and Structural Change Division


Field of work:
Analysis of economic competitiveness and its determinants, analysis of economic trends and structural changes by sector, participation in forecasting GDP output structure.

Macroeconomic Analysis and Economic Policy Division


Field of work:
Current analyses and aggregate reports, macroeconomic policies and structural reforms, participation in forecasting GDP expenditure structure.

Social Welfare and Social Development Division  


Field of work:
Social welfare and quality of living, social development, modern welfare state and social policy, long-term sustainability of development.

Quantitative Analysis and National Accounts Division


Field of work:
National accounts and forecast aggregations, economic modelling, data preparation and processing.

General Affairs Service  


Field of work:
General affairs, preparing and monitoring the budget, accounting and finance service, human resource management, information and communication technologies, public tenders, library, main office, etc.

2.b Contact data of officials responsible for the transmission of information

Officials responsible for ensuring public access to information in all areas of IMAD's work:

Boštjan VASLE
00386 (0)1 478 10 12

Dr Alenka KAJZER
Deputy Director
00386 (0)1 478 10 12

Marijana BEDNAŠ
Deputy Director
00386 (0)1 478 10 12

Official responsible for public relations:

Sonja Primožič
00386 (0)1 478 10 04
00386 (0)51 676 648

2.c List of laws, implementing regulations and regulations of the European Communities relevant for the field of work  

Establishing acts and the field of work of IMAD:

  • Resolution on the Organisation and Work of the Institute of Macroeconomic Analysis and Development of the Republic of Slovenia (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 12/00) []
  • Government of the Republic of Slovenia Act (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, Nos. 24/05 (ZVRS -upb1), 109/08, ZVRS-E in 38/10-ZUKN) []
  • Decree on the Documents of Development Planning Bases and Procedures for the Preparation of the Central (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 54/10) []

2.d List of proposals of regulations:

IMAD does not draft any proposals of regulations.

2.e List of documents:

2.f List of administrative, judicial or legislative procedures and other official or public services conducted or provided by the body

IMAD does not conduct any legal, judicial or legislative procedures or provide any other official or public services.

2.g List of public records administered by the body

IMAD does not administer any public records.

2.h List of other electronic databases

IMAD does not manage any public databases.

2.i List of other main types of documents containing public information or list of specific relevant documents containing public information

  • Information about main events, decisions and news at the IMAD:

Information about important news is published on the IMAD website and in the form of press releases. Such information is fully accessible as public information. It is prepared with the intent to be presented to the public. Pursuant to the Act on the Access to Information of Public Character, information that has not been published on the IMAD website may still be requested by customers in accordance with the procedure laid down by this act.

  • Research for own purposes
  • International conferences
  • Public calls and announcements

3. Access to other public information

The procedure of accessing public information is laid down in the Act on the Access to Information of Public Character (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No.51/06 (ZDIJZ - upb 2) in 117/06 (ZDavP-2)).

Public information is provided:

  • on the website
  • following the placement of an oral or written request

On behalf of IMAD, the request is dealt with one of the officials responsible for data transmission, listed under point 2.b.

4. Bill of costs

The bill of costs for the transmission of public information is laid down in the Decree on Communication and Re-use of Information of Public Character (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 76/05, 119/07, 95/11) [].

5. List of most sought-after public information

  • Press releases
  • Spring and Autumn Forecasts
  • Slovenian Economic Mirror
  • Working Papers