Category "Specials"

ECE2030 – A Future Agenda for Eastern and Central Europe

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Black gold, green gold  0

Black gold, green gold

Coal is Poland’s „black gold," this is a common belief in the country. From [...]

GDP Convergence Stars Poland, Slovakia and Estonia worse off than Crisis Black Sheep Greece  0

GDP Convergence Stars Poland, Slovakia and Estonia worse off than Crisis Black Sheep Greece

Three countries have been heralded as economic success stories in recent years amongst Eastern EU member [...]

Women entrepreneurship in Estonia  0

Women entrepreneurship in Estonia

The role of women for the Estonian economy is still underestimated. Gender stereotypes lead to [...]

Stalemate in Polish social dialogue hinders recovery from the crisis  0

Stalemate in Polish social dialogue hinders recovery from the crisis

Poland appears to be a model pupil for CEE countries when it comes to [...]

The case for investing in human rights in Estonia  0

The case for investing in human rights in Estonia

Estonia has been going through a lot of changes recently and is often seen as [...]

A monopolistic consumer principle and the European energy policy  0

A monopolistic consumer principle and the European energy policy

What are the main benefits of creating a European Energy Union? What chances does a [...]

The paradox of Baltic development: marketization or state-building?  0

The paradox of Baltic development: marketization or state-building?

This post focuses on political and economic development of the Baltic States. These countries have [...]

Unpopular Europe – is there any possibility to change the public discourse?  0

Unpopular Europe – is there any possibility to change the public discourse?

Buzz word "euroscepticism" – what does it actually mean in the different national contexts and [...]

Neo-liberal impasse for emerging economies  0

Neo-liberal impasse for emerging economies

Neo-liberal doctrines have been dominant in the Eastern and Central European countries – but Aldis [...]