Welcome to SEEA

Southeastern European Association of Economic Institutes




SEEA is international organization with aim to: promote economic researches in the Southeastern Europe; Foster networking and regional cooperation among the members institutes; Develop joint research programs; Organize joint scientific conferences, round tables and meetings on national, regional and international level; Provide publishing papers in the quality, easy accessible widely recognized publication; Increase member institutes competitiveness and capabilities through joint appearance on the various calls for national, regional and international projects; Exchange the know-how of the member institutes across border; Promote the mobility of the researchers, as well as other resources among the member institutes, etc.


Southeastern Europe Association of Economic Institutes (SEEA) been established in 4th May 2012 in the Economic Institute Skopje where all members have signed a Charter document. SEEA members are: Institute of Economics, Banja Luka, Institute of Economics, Sarajevo; The Institute of Economics, Zagreb, Zagreb; Institute of Economic-Skopje; Institute for Economic Research, Ljubljana and Institute of Economic Sciences, Belgrade; Faculty of Economics, Podgorica. The new members should meet the following criteria: 1. To be able to substantially contribute to the SEEA in regard to the economic researches; and 2. To have capacity (time, know-how and staffing) to participate in SEEA.


Having expressed the common aspiration to establish and develop close cooperation in research and higher education, the SEEA members agree to cooperate, jointly or alternatively, in joint research projects and exchange of academic staff and students as well as exchange information on matters of common interest, specified hereinafter.


SEEA members also agree to cooperate in a range of activities including, but not limited to:

  • Joint and coordinated execution of research programs and projects
  • Exchange of information, educational and research material
  • Organization of congresses, seminars, conferences, training and other academic activities in which experts from SEEA members shall participate
  • Mobility of students involved in the second and third cycle of study according to the Bologna’s Declaration
  • Mobility of academic staff and researchers in exchanging information, knowledge and experience in study programs and/or for the purposes of implementing joint research projects.



June 4, 2012

The Association of Southeast Europe Economic Institute has been established

On Monday, 4th 2012, in the Economic Institute Skopje directors of institutes have signed a Charter establishing the Association of Southeast Europe Economic Institute - SEEA...

May 17, 2014

The Association of Southeast Europe Economic Institute has been established

From 14-17 May 2014 a regular South-Eastern Association of Economic Institutes (SEEA) meeting was held. A series of events included all members of the association...

December 5, 2013

A meeting of the Association of Southeast Europe Economic Institutes

As part of the celebration of the Institute of Economic Sciences, Belgrade, 05 December 2013 Association of Southeast Europe Economic Institutes organized a meeting...

October 9, 2014

SEEA working meeting

On 9 October 2014, the Institut Superieur d'Economie & Management, University of Nice, held a regular meeting of the Association of South East Europe Economic Institutes (SEEA)...