The lisbon process refers to the joint movement of member states to follow explicitly defined goals through implementing a number of measures. deviations from the set goals, have led to the audit lisbon strategy and introduction of new instruments of its implementation. the tendency to a greater extent, or more fully achieve the goals lisbon strategy, for countries whose strategic commitment to become a member of the eu, like serbia, means effective of economic reform and faster implementation of the criteria for membership in the eu. implementation of the lisbon strategy goals for serbia is complementary to meet the economic criteria for membership in the eu in copenhagen. lisabonskih reaching goals and fulfilling the economic criteria of copenhagen, the economy becomes more willing to serbia may face competition and market forces and the most competitive economy in the world.