Academician Stipetić was a member of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts for 56 years. His main areas of research were economic theory, economic policies, and the history of economy. He has published numerous books, out of which a dozen have been translated into foreign languages. Since 1978 until his death Academician Stipetić was leading the Institute for Historical Sciences of CASA in Dubrovnik as well as the Collection of Baltazar Bogišić in Cavtat. As the main editor of the Institute’s publications from 1978 until 2006, he has edited 26 volumes and books.
He will be sorely missed by his numerous friends and colleagues.