May 9-11, 2016
The Head of Department for European integration Visnja Samardzija participated at the conference The European Union and North America: an inevitable partnership?, taking place in Halifax, May 9-11 2016. The European Community Studies Association – Canada (ECSA-C) organizes international research conference that is held every two years and co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union. ECSA-C’s mission is to help promote the study of the European Union and its Member States in Canada. Visnja Samardzija presented a research paper Comparing the Economic Governance in the New EU Member States – is the European Semester a Success or Failure? at the fourth session entitled Economic Policy and Transatlantic Relations. The paper is prepared in co-authorship with Ivana Skazlic from IRMO and is resulting from the project “Policy Observatory in Croatia (POLO-Cro28)” funded by the European Commission through the ERASMUS + programme, Jean Monnet Support to Institutions.