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Baku 2019

First Call

We are happy to announce the First Call for the 37th International Scientific Conference on Economic and Social Development - "Socio Economic Problems of Sustainable Development". Topics are focused, but not limited to recent challenges in modern national economies and business enterprises.

In cooperation with: Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), University North, Faculty of Management University of Warsaw and Faculty of Law, Economics and Social Sciences Sale - Mohammed V University in Rabat

  14-15 February, 2019


Please consider submitting an abstract for the Conference within next few weeks. We proudly hope to have your distinguish name among authors and participants. After receiving the full texts, The Scientific Committee will decide which papers should be included in the Plenary Session.

Sincerely Yours,
President of Scientific Committee

Prof. Marijan Cingula


Sustainable Development: New Approaches and Global Challenges

  • Socio-economic aspects of economic growth and development
  • International transport corridors and directions of sustainable development
  • Socio-economic problems of international migration of population
  • International Business Development Trends and Global Transformation Problems
  • The world's ecological balance and global warming
  • Global energy security and international economic development
  • Inequality in global income and global socio-economic trends

Innovation-based socio-economic development

  • Innovative processes and socio-economic growth
  • Coordination of scientific, educational and cultural spheres and the realization of intellectual property
  • Information technology and socio-economic development
  • Knowledge-based economic activity and socio-economic development
  • Innovative knowledge formation and social innovation
  • Innovative training and transfer of electronic knowledge
  • Formation and application of innovative knowledge production and scientific ideas

The objectives of sustainable development, fiscal and monetary mechanisms

  • Fiscal policy and macroeconomic equilibrium
  • Non-discrimination and fiscal adjustment in the national income division
  • Public Expenditure Financing and Budget Revenues
  • Fiscal sustainability and socio-economic targets
  • Floating course system and monetary change
  • Inequality of Income and Sustainable Economic Development
  • Fixed and floating course systems: general and distinctive features

Socio-economic aspects of natural resource revenues

  • International oil-gas routes and diversion of oil-gas pipelines
  • Evaluation of TANAP and TAP projects efficiency
  • Natural resource revenues and non-oil sector development problems
  • Natural resource revenues and environmental balance management mechanisms
  • Natural resource revenues and the socio-economic well-being of the population
  • Investments and revenues to natural resources
  • Richness of natural resources, sustainable development and environment

Enterprise in Turbulent Environment

  • Building a Resilient Organization
  • The Economics of Modern Enterprise
  • Planning or Predicting: Concepts and Models
  • Corporate Governance
  • Manufacturing: Strategy, Technology, and Organization
  • Human Capital Management
  • Marketing Perspective
  • The Legal Environment of Business
  • Business Continuity
  • ICT Support to Business Activities
  • Corporate Finance
  • Accounting and Auditing

Entrepreneurship Caught Between Creativity and Bureaucracy

  • The Role of SMEs in National Economies
  • SMEs in Global Value Chains
  • Education for Creativity



  • Publishing Full paper/Abstract + presentation: 400 EUR
  • Presentation without publishing: 300 EUR
  • Accompanying co-author: 250 EUR
  • Listener only: 250 EUR


  • Publishing full paper, without attending: 250 EUR


  • Early registration (Publishing Full paper or Abstract + presentation): 350 EUR
  • 2nd paper publishing/presenting: 200 EUR

Attending fee includes admission to all sessions, conference kit (including the Scientific Book of Proceedings on CD), admission to the lunch or/and dinner, plus all coffee breaks, according to the conference program.


  • Bank Institution: Raiffeisenbank Austria d.d. Zagreb
  • Bank/Branch Institution Address: Magazinska cesta 69, Zagreb, Croatia
  • S.W.I.F.T. (BIC): RZBHHR2X
  • Acc. Holder Name: VADEA d.o.o.
  • Acc Holder Address: Mihanoviceva 4, 42000 Varazdin, Croatia
  • IBAN: HR6124840081135190251
  • Purpose: 'Participant's Name - Baku 2019'



  • Submission of abstracts for review: December 10, 2018
  • Notification of abstract acceptance: December 15, 2018
  • Submission of complete/full papers for the proceedings: January 10, 2019
  • Notification of full paper acceptance: January 15, 2019
  • Early registration: January 20, 2019
  • Final registration: February 1, 2019
  • Conceiving and finalizing the esd-Conference program: February 5, 2019
  • ESD Conference sessions: February 14-15, 2019


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  • Marijan Cingula, University of Zagreb, Croatia (President)
  • Adalat Muradov,Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan (Co-President)
  • Mahish Ahmadov, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Ali Alirzayev, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Umudvar Aliyev, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Sandra Raquel Alves - University of Aveiro, Portugal
  • Ayuba A. Aminu, University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri, Nigeria
  • Anona Armstrong, Victoria University, Australia
  • Gouri Sankar Bandyopadhyay, The University of Burdwan, Rajbati Bardhaman, India
  • Haimanti Banerji, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
  • Elisabeth de Jesus Oliveira Brito - University of Aveiro, Portugal
  • Alla Bobyleva, The Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
  • Leonid K. Bobrov, State University of Economics and Management, Novosibirsk, Russia
  • Rado Bohinc, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Zeki Atil Bulut, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey
  • Adnan Celik, Selcuk University - Konya, Turkey
  • Angelo Maia Cister, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • Mirela Cristea, University of Craiova, Romania
  • Sreten Cuzovic, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Oguz Demir, Istanbul Commerce University, Turkey
  • T.S. Devaraja, University of Mysore, India
  • Onur Dogan, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey
  • Darko Dukic, University of Osijek, Croatia
  • Gordana Dukic, University of Osijek, Croatia
  • Claudia Miranda Veloso - University of Aveiro, Portugal
  • Alba Dumi, Vlora University, Vlore, Albania
  • Ksenija Dumicic, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Galina Pavlovna Gagarinskaya, Samara State University, Russia
  • Fran Galetic, Zagreb University, Croatia
  • Mirjana Gligoric, Faculty of Economics, Belgrade University, Serbia
  • Mehmet Emre Gorgulu, Afyon Kocatepe University, Turkey
  • Aleksandra Grobelna, Gdynia Maritime University, Poland
  • Liudmila Guzikova, Peter the Great Saint-Petersburg Polytechnic University, Russia
  • Yadulla Hasanli, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Anica Hunjet, University North, Koprivnica, Croatia
  • Muslum Ibrahimov, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Altay Ismayilov, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Oxana Ivanova, Ulyanovsk State University, Ulyanovsk, Russia
  • Irena Jankovic, Faculty of Economics, Belgrade University, Serbia
  • Lara Jelenc, University of Rijeka, Croatia
  • Myrl Jones, Radford University, USA
  • Gorazd Justinek, Graduate School of Government and European Studies, Slovenia
  • Hacer Simay Karaalp, Pamukkale University,Turkey
  • Grzegorz Karasiewicz, University of Warsaw, Poland
  • Irshad Karimli, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Dafna Kariv, The College of Management Academic Studies, Rishon Le Zion, Israel
  • Salih Katircioglu, Eastern Mediterranean University, Northern Cyprus, Turkey
  • Hilal Yildirir Keser, Uludag University, Bursa, Turkey
  • Martina Dragija Kostic
  • Sophia Khalimova, Institute of Economics and Industrial Engineering of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Science, Novosibirsk, Russia
  • Marina Klacmer Calopa, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Vladimir Kovsca, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Goran Kozina, University North, Koprivnica, Croatia
  • Dzenan Kulovic, Univeristy of Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Robert Lewis, Les Roches Gruyère University of Applied Sciences, Bulle, Switzerland
  • Ladislav Lukas, Univ. of West Bohemia, Faculty of Economics, Czech Republic
  • Zahid Mammadov, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Gabil Manafov, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Pascal Marty, University of La Rochelle, France
  • Vaidotas Matutis, Vilnius University, Lithuania
  • Marjana Merkac Skok, GEA College of Entrepreneurship, Ljubljana, Slovenija
  • Daniel Francois Meyer, North West University, South Africa
  • Marin Milkovic, Rector, University North, Koprivnica, Croatia
  • Zlatko Nedelko, University of Maribor, Slovenia
  • Gratiela Georgiana Noja, West University of Timisoara, Romania
  • Zsuzsanna Novak, Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary
  • Alojzy Z. Nowak, University of Warsaw, Poland
  • Tomasz Ochinowski, University of Warsaw, Poland
  • Mislav Ante Omazic, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Vera Palea, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
  • Dusko Pavlovic, Libertas International University, Zagreb, Croatia
  • Igor Pihir – University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Dinko Primorac, University North, Koprivnica, Croatia
  • Zeljka Primorac, University of Split, Croatia
  • Anar Rzayev, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Miroslaw Przygoda, University of Warsaw, Poland
  • Karlis Purmalis, University of Latvia, Latvia
  • Nicholas Recker, Metropolitan State University of Denver, USA
  • Kerry Redican, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA
  • Humberto Ribeiro, University of Aveiro, Portugal
  • Robert Rybnicek, University of Graz, Austria
  • Kamil Shahbazov, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Joanna Stawska, University of Lodz, Poland
  • Elzbieta Szymanska, Bialystok University of Technology, Poland
  • Katarzyna Szymanska, The State Higher School of Vocational Education in Ciechanow, Poland
  • Jan Turyna, University of Warsaw, Poland
  • Ilaria Tutore, University of Naples Parthenope, Italy
  • Rebeka Danijela Vlahov, University of Zagreb
  • Ilko Vrankic, University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Stanislaw Walukiewicz, Bialystok University of Technology, Poland
  • Thomas Will, Agnes Scott College, USA
  • Sakit Yagubov, Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC), Azerbaijan
  • Li Yongqiang, Victoria University, Australia
  • Peter Zabielskis, University of Macau, China
  • Tao Zeng, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada
  • Grzegorz Zimon, Rzeszow University of Technology, Poland
  • Snezana Zivkovic, University of Nis, Serbia
  • Marina Klacmer Calopa (President)
  • Ana Aleksic
  • Sandra Raquel Alves
  • Ayuba Aminu
  • Mihovil Andjelinovic
  • Josip Arneric
  • Lidija Bagaric
  • Tomislav Bakovic
  • Sanja Blazevic
  • Leonid Bobrov
  • Ruzica Brecic
  • Anita Ceh Casni
  • Iryna Chernysh
  • Mirela Cristea
  • Oguz Demir
  • Jasmina Dvorski
  • Stjepan Dvorski
  • Robert Fabac
  • Ivica Filipovic
  • Sinisa Franjic
  • Fran Galetic
  • Mirjana Gligoric
  • Tomislav Globan
  • Anita Goltnik Urnaut
  • Tomislav Herceg
  • Muslum Ibrahimov
  • Irena Jankovic
  • Emina Jerkovic
  • Dafna Kariv
  • Oliver Kesar
  • Hilal Yildirir Keser
  • Tatjana Kovac
  • Vladimir Kovsca
  • Angelo Maia Cister
  • Katarina Marosevic
  • Vaidotas Matutis
  • Marjana Merkac Skok
  • Josip Mikulic
  • Ljubica Milanovic Glavan
  • Daniel Francois Meyer
  • Natanya Meyer
  • Guenter Mueller
  • Ivana Nacinovic Braje
  • Zlatko Nedelko
  • Gratiela Georgiana Noja
  • Zsuzsanna Novak
  • Alka Obadic
  • Claudia Ogrean
  • Igor Pihir
  • Najla Podrug
  • Vojko Potocan
  • Dinko Primorac
  • Zeljka Primorac
  • Sanda Renko
  • Humberto Ribeiro
  • Vlasta Roska
  • Souhaila Said
  • Armando Javier Sanchez Diaz
  • Tomislav Sekur
  • Lorena Skuflic
  • Mirko Smoljic
  • Petar Soric
  • Mario Spremic
  • Matjaz Stor
  • Tomasz Studzieniecki
  • Lejla Tijanic
  • Daniel Tomic
  • Boris Tusek
  • Rebeka Daniela Vlahov
  • Ilko Vrankic
  • Thomas Will
  • Zoran Wittine
  • Tao Zeng
  • Grzegorz Zimon
  • Snezana Zivkovic
  • Berislav Zmuk
  • Adalat Muradov (President)
  • Domagoj Cingula (Co-President)
  • Sannur Aliyev
  • Shafa Alizade
  • Marina Klacmer Calopa
  • Asiman Guliyev
  • Ilham Huseynov
  • Altay Ismayilov
  • Irshad Karimli
  • Spomenko Kesina
  • Erlino Koscak
  • Zahid Mammadov
  • Miroslaw Przygoda
  • Anar Rzayev
  • Michael Stefulj
  • Rebeka Danijela Vlahov
  • Sime Vucetic
  • Mikayil Zeynalov
  • Sakit Yagubov
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