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Conference Topics

1. Political science: Local Governance; Governments; State building; Political Stability; Political Culture;  Political Parties and Systems; Law and Order; Corruption and Governance; Elections and Voting; Political Violence; Leadership and Governance; Democratic Transition Process and EU integration; Democratic Norms and Values; NGOs and their Roles; Human Trafficking and Organized Crime; Institutions and Bureaucracy; Freedom of Speech and Media; Social Media, Communication,Youth and Politics; Civic/political Participation; Identity and Citizenship;  Political Participation, Representation and Manipulation.

2. International Relations: Regional Integration; Regional and Domestic Security; Nationalism in the Region; Relations between Balkan Countries and EU; Role of History in the Balkan Region; Conflict Resolution; Cooperation and Peace building; Neighborhood Relations and Politics; Refugees; Visa Liberation – Schengen ; Globalization and EU integration; Cultural, Political, Religious, Ethnic, Transnational Networks; Migration and Integration Policy, Challenges and Management.

3. Conflicts and Crises: Kosovo conflict, Macedonian conflict, Bosnian Conflict and EU integration; Community Building and Civil Society; Nation building and Democracy.

4. Economics: Transition to capitalism; Economics development and Investments; Trade and Finance; Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Business Administration and Management; Foreign Investments; International Trade; International Political Economy; Employment; Economics Crisis and Recovery; Tourism and Resources Management; Infrastructure and Communication; Business Management, Resource Management; Marketing; Marketing Research and Strategy; Economy and Business Economics; Financing and Accounting; Public Economics and Finance; Second and Third Generations Entrepreneurship; Immigrant Businesses; Labor Market Participation and Experiences, Banking integration, Financial Services.

5. Sociology: Political Sociology; Social Politics; Social Responsibility; Culture related issues; Integration of the Society; Religion related issues; Sustainable Development; Education; Social Psychology; Ethnic Identity and Politics.

6. Other Related Topics:Environmental Issues; Energy Politics; Technology and Development; Police and Crime; Urbanization and Urban Studies; Discrimination, Xenophobia; Households and Families; Research Methodologies

Other topics that the authors think fit withinthe scope of this conference are welcomed.

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline:
April 30, 2015
June 30, 2015

Abstract acceptance notification:
June 30, 2015
July 30, 2015

Paper submissions due:
September 30, 2015

Author registration deadline:
September 30, 2015

November 6-7, 2015

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