Žarko Korać

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Žarko Korać
Жарко Кораћ
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Žarko Korać at the Human rights and democracy: 10 years later debate in Medija centar on 4 October 2010
Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia
In office
25 January 2001 – 3 March 2004
Prime Minister Zoran Đinđić
Zoran Živković
Preceded by Spasoje Krunić
Succeeded by Miroljub Labus
Prime Minister of Serbia
Acting
In office
17 March 2003 – 18 March 2003
Preceded by Nebojša Čović (acting)
Succeeded by Zoran Živković
Vice President of the National Assembly of Serbia
In office
23 July 2012 – 16 April 2014
Prime Minister Ivica Dačić
Preceded by Judita Popović
Succeeded by Gordana Čomić
Personal details
Born (1947-03-09) 9 March 1947 (age 70)
Belgrade, PR Serbia, FPR Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbian
Political party Civic Alliance of Serbia (1992–1996)
Social Democratic Union (1996–)

Professor Žarko Korać (Serbian Cyrillic: Жарко Кораћ), Ph.D. (born 9 March 1947 in Belgrade, Serbia, Yugoslavia) is a Serbian psychologist and politician. He teaches psychology at the University of Belgrade Faculty of Philosophy and is one of the founders and president of the Social Democratic Union.

Biography[edit]

He was Deputy Prime Minister in the Government of Serbia between 2001 and 2004, and briefly acting Prime Minister (17–18 March 2003), after Prime Minister Zoran Đinđić was assassinated.

Korać is a long time member of the Parliament of Serbia, being part of the LDP-led coalition since 2008.

After May 2012 elections, Korać was elected as Deputy Speaker in the Parliament of Serbia.

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