New wiiw Balkan Observatory Working Papers

The wiiw Balkan Observatory Working Papers series announces the publication of several new downloadable working papers. Starting with the number 99, they were written in the framework of the latest wiiw GDN-SEE&CIS research competition. The overarching topic was about "Crisis Effects: Growth Prospects, Social Impact and Policy Responses in SEE and CIS".

EIZ Call for Papers

The Institute of Economics, Zagreb is organizing an international conference on The Role of Europe’s Industry in the 21st Century to be held in November 2013. The conference intends to bring together experts from academia, international institutions, central banks, government institutions and the private sector to discuss the future of industry in the European Union and South East Europe. For more information on the conference call for papers please follow the EIZ link.

Strategica Conference Call

The 2013 Strategica international academic conference is organized by the College of Management and the College of Communication and Public Relations from the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration in Romania (NUPSPA) in partnership with the National Bank of Romania. The dealine for abstract submissions is March, the 1st 2013. For more details please visit the conference website at:

Economics in Crisis Call

The University of Pula (Croatia) organises the 6th International Scientific Conference "The Changing Economic Landscape: Issues, Implications and Policy Options; Economics in Crisis - The Crisis of Economics - the rise of Political Economics driven by Fiscal Austerity". The Conference is open for topics from all fields in economics and interrelated studies. For more information on the call for papers please visit the conference website.

2012 Global Development Awards and Medals Competition

The 2012 Global Development Network (GDN) Global Development Awards and Medals Competition (AMC) is accepting applications. Apply now and receive a chance to present at GDN’s 14th Annual Global Development Conference in Manila, The Philippines, in June 2013 and win grants of up to US$ 30,000. For more details please visit the following GDN link.