2nd Network Workshop: 'CEFTA after Poznan: Commercial and Institutional Issues'

Skopje, 13-14 September 2019

LSE Research on Southeast Europe (LSEE) and the CEFTA Secretariat are pleased to announce the 2019 workshop of the LSEE-CEFTA Academic Network on International Trade which will take place in Skopje on 13 and 14 September.


 LSEE-CEFTA Academic Network, an initiative by LSEE Research on SEE, LSE Enterprise and the CEFTA Secretariat,  is aiming to encourage the production of new research on trade in the CEFTA region, and facilitate academic dialogue and knowledge exchange with the policy community.

Following the successful first Workshop held in Belgrade on 29-30 June 2018 which explored issues related to Trade in Services, Trade effects, Customs and Investments, the 2nd LSEE-CEFTA Academic Network workshop aims to focus on some of the key themes among the stated priorities of CEFTA, concerning in particular the issues of: 

  • Quality Infrastructure
  • Geo-blocking
  • E-commerce

  • Interconnections between goods and services trade in the CEFTA region

  • We invite submissions of abstracts of papers dealing with any of the above themes, from any disciplinary field, including Law, Economics, Politics, Information Systems, International Relations and others. Read the detailed Call for Papers The deadline for submission is 15th July 2019. 

For informal enquiries or any other questions, please contact in the first instance the local organiser and network co-coordinator Dr Silvana Mojsovska at s.mojsovska@ek-inst.ukim.edu.mk. Enquiries can also be made directly to lsee.ceftanetwork@lse.ac.uk.  

Important dates
15 July 2019: Deadline for submission of abstracts
19 July 2019: Notification of acceptances
5 August 2019: Deadline for confirming attendance and requesting financial support
13-14 September 2019: Workshop