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

On October 20 - 22, 2016, the Faculty of Economics, St. Petersburg State University, has held the Annual International Conference “Evolution of International Trading System: Prospects and Challenges”.

The conference has explored the following issues:

  • Regionalism: new trends
  • Foreign direct investments and multinational enterprises
  • Migration crisi in Europe: challenges for national and international regulators
  • Developed and developing countries in international trading system  
  • Financial aspects of the international trading system development
  • Import substitution in Russia: results, problems and prospects
  • S. Tylpanov's scientific school: contribution to the theory of international political economy

The results of the Conference are published particularly in the UNCTAD's news section.

Conference venue: Faculty of Economics, St.Petersburg State University, St.Petersburg, Tavricheskaya str. 21 

The Conference has been 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 Center for the Study of Emerging Market and Russian Multinational Enterprises
  • the WTO Expertise Center
  • the EU project «Jean Monnet – European module»