Ljubo Jurcic

Economic expert: HEP mustn't be touched

Economics professor Ljubo Jurcic on Wednesday said that the state-run power provider - HEP - must not be touched or be a subject of trade because it was founded to produce sufficient quantities of electricity for the country. 

Economist: There's no visible benefit of EU membership for Croatia

Speaking at a regional economic forum, Jurcic said that contrary to expectations, the three years of Croatia's membership in the EU had not brought the country's economy or its citizens any visible benefits.