Bogdan Ivanov Bogdanov, PhD - Deputy President

Portrait of Bogdan Bogdanov

Contact Information:
Address: 2, Panayot Volov Str., 1038, Sofia
tel.: +359 2 9857 709
e-mail: [email protected]

Date of birth: 12 July 1951 Sofia, Bulgaria
1996 PhD in Economics, University of National and World Economy (UNWE)
1972 - 1976 M.A. in Economics, Major field of studies: Statistics
University of National and World Economy (UNWE)
1998 USA (Washington), Course “Economic Indicators”
1995 France (Paris), Course “Household Budget Surveys and Living Standard”
1994 Spain (Madrid), Course “Poverty Indicators”
1993 UK (Southampton), Course “Sample Investigation Technics ”
Language skills
English, Russian
Professional Career
September 2014 Deputy President of the NSI
January 2014 -
August 2014
Head of department „Households Income, Expenditure Statistics and Quality of Life”
2009 - 2014 Head of department „Households Income and Expenditure Statistics ”
2004 - 2009 Head of department „Household Statistics and Labour Statistics ”
2002 - 2004 Head of department „Household Statistics and Employment Statistics”
1981 - 2002 Head of department „Household Statistics”
1976 - 1981 Specialist: department „Demography”
Projects and other activities
2005 - 2007 Assistant Professor, South-West University “Neofit Rilski”, Blagoevgrad,
Course “Sociology of Stratification and Inequality”
1991 - 2004 Assistant Professor, University of National and World Economy, Sofia,
Course “Statistics and Econometrics”
1999 Member of the editorial team of “Statistics” magazine
2013 Chief Editor of “Statistics” magazine
  Member of “The Union of Scientists in Bulgaria”
  Participation in different projects of the NSI, MLSP, UNWE and other institutions
Scientific publications
  Author of over 100 scientific publications in magazines "Statistics", "Economic Thought", "Economy", "Population", reports from scientific conferences related to statistical theory and practice, the household budget, labour statistics, poverty, differentiation and polarization of the population by income.
  Co-author of the following books:
• “Research on social level in Bulgaria in the last decade of XX century”, UNWE, Sofia (2002);
• „Challenges of the poverty”, NSI, Sofia, (2003);
• “The labor force of Bulgaria in transition to a market economy”, UNWE, Sofia (2006);
• Reports for measuring of the poverty, 2012, ILO (Bulgaria, Canada, Finland);
• Tsanov, V., P. Ivanova, S. Panteleeva, and B. Bogdanov, “Bulgaria: Rising Inequality in the Period of Transition and Restrictive Incomes Policy”, in “Changing Inequalities & Social Impacts in Rich Countries”, edited by Brian Nolan, Wiemer Salverda, Daniele Checchi, 2014, Oxford University Press;
• Poverty in Transition, 1998, ILO and UNDP.