9th International Scientific Conference


26th October, 2017, Belgrade, Serbia

organized by

Institute of Economic Sciences, Belgrade
Faculty of Economics, Niš

In partnership with

Main goals of the event

The general purpose of the Conference is to provide opportunity for researchers to meet and discuss on contemporary research issues, to provide participants the opportunity to attend lectures from keynote speakers from leading research institutions and universities. Specific goal of the conference is to lead discussions on most recent issues of sustainable development with policy makers and other participants and enjoy great networking opportunitie.

Practitioners and Scholars are welcome to submit for consideration research papers related the following themes and topics, focusing on the Sustainable growth in small open economies.

Keynote Speakers


  • Sustainable production and consumption
  • Increasing energy efficiency and renewable energy use
  • Environmental certification and labelling
  • Sustainable development and ecological responsibility
  • Environmental quality and economic growth and development
  • Corporate responsibility and sustainable development
  • Sustainable finance and banking
  • Green entrepreneurship, management and marketing
  • Sustainable urban and rural development
  • Science, technology, innovations and sustainable development
  • Income inequality and poverty reduction
  • Sustainable employment and labor market
  • Social protection and pension funds
  • Demographic trends and sustainable demographic dynamics
  • Education and culture for sustainable development

Event schedule

to be announced


  • Olja Munitlak Ivanović, PhD, President of Scientific Committee, Institute of Economic Sciences, Belgrade, Serbia
  • Isidora Ljumović, PhD, Institute of Economic Sciences, Belgrade, Serbia
  • Aleksandra Bradić-Martinović, PhD, Institute of Economic Sciences, Belgrade, Serbia
  • Donatella Privitera, PhD, University of Catania, Italy
  • Domenico Nicolò, PhD, University Mediterranea of Reggio Calabria, Italy
  • Aniela Balacescu, PhD, “Constantin Brâncuşi” University of Târgu Jiu, Romania
  • Diego Begalli, PhD, University of Verona, Italy
  • Ignacio De Los Ríos Carmenado, PhD, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
  • Mihai Mieila, PhD, Valahia University of Targoviste, Romania
  • Mirela Panait, PhD, Petroleum - Gas University of Ploiesti, Romania
  • Diego Begalli, PhD, University of Verona, Italy
  • Dubravka Jurlina Alibegović, PhD, Institute of Economics, Croatia
  • Spasoje Tuševljak. PhD, University of Eastern Sarajevo, B&H
to be announced

Important dates


Submission of paper title, topic and names of authors

Extended abstract submission

Information of acceptance

Power Point Presentation submission

Conference day


Institute of Economic Sciences
Zmaj Jovina 12, Belgrade, Serbia
E-mail: ien.conf@ien.bg.ac.rs


Conference output

  1. Book of Abstracts will be published before conference
  2. Authors of the accepted abstracts will be invited to select one of the four publication options:
    • To submit the paper for publication in the journal Management (M24)
    • To submit the paper for publication in the journal Ekonomske teme / Economcic Themes (M51)
    • To submit the paper for publication in the journal Economic Analysis (M52)
    • To submit the whole paper for publication in the national monograph (M44)


Please, fill the template and send to: ien.conf@ien.bg.ac.rs


Hotel "PALACE" - Topličin venac 23, Belgrade, Serbia


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4th International Scientific Conference: Economic Changes in a Time of Crisis: Challenges and Opportunities, September 6 - 7, 2012

5th International Scientific Conference: Economic Sciences on the Crossroad, December 4 - 5, 2013

6th International Scientific Conference: Contemporary Trends and Prospects of Economic Recovery, October 10 – 11, 2014

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