BASEES 2017

2 panels on Political Risk in the Black Sea Region at the BASEES – British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies Conference 2017

Johannes Leitner, head of the Competence Center for Black Sea Region Studies and Hannes Meissner, Senior Researcher and Senior Lecturer attended the BASEES – British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies Annual Conference in Cambridge/UK with 2 panels on political risk in the Black Sea Region.

Panels

Panel I

Navigating Opaque Waters: Political Risks in the Post-Socialist Transition Economies for International Business

Chair:  Johannes Leitner | Competence Center for Black Sea Region Studies | Austria

Discussant:  Hannes Meissner | Competence Center for Black Sea Region Studies | Austria

Panelist 1:  Olena Kryshko | University St. Gallen | Switzerland

Panelist 2:  Julia Kusznir | Jacobs University Bremen | Germany

Panelist 3:  Stoycho Stoychev | Sofia University | Bulgaria

Panel II

Security and Contested Memories: Lessons Learned in the ‚Eastern Neighbourhood‘?

Chair:  Viktor Apryshenko | Southern Federal University | Russia

Discussant:  Oxana Karnauhova | Southern Federal University | Russia

Panelist 1:   Johannes Leitner & Hannes Meissner | Competence Center for Black Sea Region Studies | Austria

Panelist 2:  Oliver Hinkelbein | University of Bremen | Germany

Panelist 3:  Chris Noack | University of Amsterdam | The Netherlands