12th International Conference
Economies of the Balkan and Eastern European Countries
ΕΒΕΕC 2020

May 29-31, 2020

Opatija, Croatia

International Hellenic University, Department of Finance and Accounting

University of Rijeka, Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management

 Conference Venue: Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Croatia, Primorska 42, p.p. 97, 51410  Opatija

Abstracts of the EBEEC 2020
Program of the EBEEC

Important Announcement

Dear participants,

We hope that you are well and follow the instructions given by The World Health Organization (WHO) and your governments to stay safe at home.

Our decision is to organize the conference online in May 29-30, using the Zoom platform. Instructions will be sent to you in May. 

We've sent you more details at your email accounts. The conference publication opportunities are the same.

With the hope that the pandemic will be over by the end of May, wish you all health!

Anastasios Karasavvoglou and Goran Karanovic

Presidents of EBEEC

The World Health Organization (WHO) characterized the COVID19 as a pandemic.

Therefore, we must cancel the conference in Opatija, Croatia in the format as we know it until now. We’ll not meet there, but we are looking into the option of organizing the conference online at the same dates.

Therefore, a second announcement will follow, in order to inform you if the conference will be held online (only for this year).

We apologize for any inconvenience, but this pandemic is above us.


Call for Papers

The economies of Balkans and Eastern Europe countries have almost completed a course of two decades with significant changes in their characteristics and their adaptation in the new economic environment. This course has fore grounded significant difficulties, has highlighted the particular problems that the countries of the particular region should face, and it has led to different sates and patterns of growth and enhancement of the economies.
The objectives of the conference are to discuss and evaluate the results of the economic policy that have been applied during the last two decades, to suspend the prospect challenges and to investigate the policies in the sector of economy which are considered necessary, so that the countries to be integrated getting as much benefit as possible.
Papers which will be accepted in the conference have to be related to the wider domain of economic science with the match of events in the wider region of South-Eastern Europe being the point of discussing

Publication Opportunity


Selected papers presented at the conference will be considered for publication in special issues of the:

Important Dates

Abstract submission:  February 10  February 24, 2020

Notification of decision:  March 1, 2020

Full paper submission: April 1, 2020

Conference Dates: May 29-31, 2020

Conference Program

It will be announced soon


The conference topic list includes:

  • Economic and Public Policy
  • Public Sector Economics and Public Finance
  • Monetary Economics and Banking
  • International Economics
  • International Business
  • International Relations
  • International and European Political Economy
  • Globalisation: Critical Views
  • Regional Integration with special reference to the EU
  • Comparative Economics
  • Economic Growth, Development and Sustainability
  • Labour Markets and Immigration
  • Financial and Capital Markets
  • Multinational Enterprises and Foreign Direct Investments
  • Knowledge Economics, Management and Innovation
  • Health Economics, Education Economics
  • Poverty, Income Distribution and Social Inequalities
  • Management and Marketing
  • Management Accounting and Financial Management
  • Corporate Governance and Corporate Performance
  • Finance and Investments
  • Tourism
  • Tourism Economics
  • Hospitality industry
  • Accounting, Auditing, Taxation
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Business Information Systems and Entrepreneurship
  • European Crisis and the Balkans
  • Technological development in the 21st Century
  • Energy Economics
  • Artificial Intelligence Opportunities for Development
  • Sectoral Development

Conference Venue

Adress: Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Rijeka, Croatia, Primorska 42, p.p. 97, 51410 Opatija