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The New Growth Plan for the Western Balkans


The European Policy Institute published four policy insights in the series “The Potential of the Growth Plan for the Western Balkans – Recommendations for its Implementation”. The policy insights provide an overview of the Growth Plan, its goals and implementation mechanisms. The authors share their take on the four pillars of the Growth Plan, pointing out specific challenges and giving recommendations on their implementation.

Authors: Ioannis Armakolas, Senior Research Fellow, Head, South-East Europe Programme; Ana Krstinovska, Research Fellow, Southeast Europe Programme, foreign policy, international relations, contemporary China and EU-China-Western Balkans relations, ELIAMEP.

Policy Insight I: The Potential of the New Growth Plan for the Western Balkans

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Author: Milica Uvalic, European University Institute, Florence, Italy

Policy Insight II: New Growth Plan for the Western Balkans: Solid Foundations, Shaky Extensions

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Author: Branimir Jovanović, Economist, Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (wiiw)

Policy Insight III: The Potential of the Growth Plan for the Western Balkan Countries— Recommendations for Implementation

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Author: Vancho Uzunov, Department of Business Law & Economics, Iustinianus Primus School of Law, University Sts. Kiril and Metodij, Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia

Policy Insight IV: The Potential of the Growth Plan for the Western Balkans— Recommendations for Its Implementation and the Role of Civil Society

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Author: Ranka Miljenović, Executive Director, European Policy Centre (CEP) Belgrade, Serbia

These papers are available on the ELIAMEP website.

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