Regional Economic and Policy History (REHI)

The Regional Economic and Policy History network was founded by CPS jointly with Fryske Akademy/Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences, University of the West of Scotland and University of Karlstad. In the period 2017-2019 it receives funding from the Regional Studies Association to organize workshops to explore how perspectives, approaches and methodologies applied by historians can contribute to regional studies and regional policy-making. The network’s associated partners are the Barlett School of Planning, University College London,the University "Magna Graecia" of Catanzaro, Italy, and Delft Technical University, Netherlands.

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Policy Association for an Open Society (PASOS)

CPS has been a member of the Policy Association for an Open Society (PASOS), a network of policy centers from Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia since it was established in 2005. Member of the PASOS conduct both country specific and comparative research projects, on rule of law and political development, good governance, respect of human rights in policy making, economic and social development. CPS has actively participated in network events and taken part in many comparative research projects.


Network of Democracy Research Institutes (NDRI)

CPS is a member of the Network of Democracy Research Institutes (NDRI), an association of organizations that conduct research on democracy, democratization, and related topics in comparative government. NDRI is part of the World Movement for Democracy, a global network initiated by the US National Endowment for Democracy that brings together activists, practitioners, academics, policy makers, and funders for the promotion of democracy.