CERE has got funds (7 million kronor) from Umeå University for its Strong International Research Environment.

In addition CERE is working on the following application processes:
Runar Brännlund and Magnus Lindmark sent a project proposal to Riksbanken Foundation.
Runar Brännlund and Andrea Mannberg along with Economic Geography Department sent a project proposal about Green Cars to Riksbanken Foundation.
Runar Brännlund and Scott Cole applied to The Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet) for a project concerning "hedonic study".
Scott Cole and Peichen Gong are involved in two separate applications for Formas annual call.