Maja Kovac

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Maja Kovac is a co-investigator for Fairwork Serbia.

Maja is a social scientist working in the fields of labour markets and social capital. Her interests focus on re-examining the concepts of social and human capital in a variety of contextual environments, with emphasis on semi-periphery countries, and their linkages with labour, education, and future skills.

Maja has worked with numerous research organisations, international organisations, and civil society organisations as researcher, consultant, and programme manager.

For the Fairowork project, she is involved in interviewing platforms executives and other stakeholders, analysing the evidence and ranking platforms.

Her recent works include:

  • Kovac, M. (2020), Non-formal Adult Education in Serbia: Narratives from the Filed, Turin: European Training Foundation.
  • Kovac, M. (2019), ‘Jedan pogled na budućnost obrazovanja: kako i šta uče digitalni radnici?’ [A Look at the Future of Education: What and How do Digital Workers Learn?], Belgrade: MONS.
  • Andjelkovic, B., Jakobi, T. and Kovac, M. (2019), The Gender Thread of Digital Entrepreneurship: Guidelines for Economic Empowerment of Women in Knowledge-based Economy, Belgrade: Public Policy Research Center.