Conference 'Evolution of International Trading System: Prospects and Challenges'


On October 26 - 28, 2017, the Faculty of Economics, St. Petersburg State University, will hold the Annual International Conference “Evolution of International Trading System: Prospects and Challenges”.

The conference aims at exploring the following issues:

  • Modern trends of international trade and trade policies
  • Regional economic integration at the present stage
  • Foreign direct investments and multinational enterprises
  • International labor migration: yesterday, today, tomorrow
  • Financial aspects of the international trading system development
  • International business facing new challenges
  • Theory and practice of the world economic relations: a historical retrospective view
Conference venue: Faculty of Economics, St.Petersburg State University, St.Petersburg, Tavricheskaya str. 21 
Co-organizers of the Conference:  
  • the Center for the Study of Emerging Market and Russian Multinational Enterprises, Graduate School of Management, SPSU
  • Institute of Social and Political Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences (ISPR RAS)

The Conference is supported by: 

  • the Faculty of Economics, SPSU
  • the Endowment fund, SPSU
  • the WTO Chairs Project
  • the Baltic Centre of International Studies
  • «Sodruzhestvo» Public organization of Faculty of Economics Alumni
  • the EU Marie Curie ITN programme «PRIMO»
  • the WTO Expertise Center
  • the EU project «Jean Monnet – European module»