EENEE has a mission to become a leading knowledge broker, advisor and knowledge disseminator in the economics of education and training. In addition, the Network aims to contribute to lasting positive policy changes that ensure high-quality education and training for all.
EENEE works with high-profile experts in the field, covering a variety of topics, including the economic aspects of education and training, return on investment, future demand for skills, schooling quality and educational production, human capital, educational finance, research and innovation in education, education for sustainable growth, and digitalisation to name just a few. The Network is swift to respond to the fast-changing developments in education and training; hence it continuously adapts and expands expertise to reflect current trends.
EENEE is affiliated with over 30 high-level experts working in the economics of education and training, covering all 27 EU Member States, Switzerland, the UK, Turkey, and the Western Balkans. In addition to this, EENEE hosts an open database of researchers who specialise in the economics of education and training. Together, EENEE's experts cover most levels of education, namely:
EENEE is now on its fourth cycle (2021-2024). The Network was previously coordinated by the Centre for European Studies (CEPS) and the ifo Institute.