Research – Events - Publications

The economics of populism: Drivers and consequences

13th Joint IOS/APB/EACES Summer Academy on Central and Eastern Europe.
Dates: July 5–7, 2021
Location: Tutzing, Lake Starnberg, Germany. As the pandemic prohibits an offline meeting, the event will be organized in an online format (Zoom).

Call for papers: “Nationalism from Below: Popular Responses to Nation-Building Projects in Bessarabia, Transnistria, Moldova”

Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies (IOS) (in partnership with Plural Forum for Interdisciplinary Studies, Republic of Moldova)
Dates: October 1-2, 2021
: “Hybrid” - IOS Regensburg and ZOOM
Call for papers
Submission deadline: July 1, 2021.

Economics seminar series

Time: Tuesdays, 3-4.30 pm
Place: IOS, until further notice via ZOOM, Registration.

Research Laboratory “History and Social Anthropology of (South) East Europe”

Time: Thursdays, 2-4 or 4-6 pm
Place: IOS, until further notice via ZOOM

Ringvorlesungen CITAS: Area Studies und Raum vom Globalen Süden her neu denken

Sommersemester 2021
Zeit: donnerstags, 18:15-19:45
Ort: online via Zoom

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IOS Policy Issues Online Die IOS Policy Issues Online sind eine elektronische Publikationsreihe des IOS die aktuelle Themen aus Politik und Wirtschaft im online-Format wiederkehrend kommentiert. Die Reihe wurde als online-Format eingestellt und wird durch die Reihe „Policy Issues“ fortgeführt.

Energy and energy efficiency
Winds of change: energy and energy efficiency in Russia

The Russian economy has been heavily dependent on the oil and gas incomes for decades. However, the times of easy oil and gas are over. Russia's reaction to the changing situation was the formulation of several new strategies that opt for technical and economic measures to save energy and improve energy efficiency. Are these measures appropriate? Can Russia really follow a path of energy saving and energy efficiency?

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Mobility of workers in the European Union
Towards the free movement of workers in Germany

On 1 May 2011 the non-accession European Union (EU) countries will no longer be allowed to treat workers from eight Central and Eastern European countries that joined the Union on 1 May 2004 differently from other EU workers. Germany, unlike other non-accession Member States, has kept its labour market closed to workers from the acceding countries. Has Germany's strict immigration regime vis-à-vis the new Member States been a success over the past seven years? Will Germany once again become an important destination of migration from Central and Eastern Europe following 1 May 2011?

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Economic reform in Ukraine
The "blue" reform programme 2010–2014

In 2010, Ukraine still is a laggard in many respects of economic reform. The Orange Revolution did not keep its promises. With the victory of the "blue" camp and the end of the political turmoil in the beginning of the year, the window of opportunity for reforms has opened again. Indeed, in June, the president released a new and comprehensive reform programme. Will it work?

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