Papers

Civil Society in Central and Eastern Europe: Challenges and Opportunities. Bulgaria Country Report

Ruzha Smilova
05 June 2017
Civil Society in Central and Eastern Europe: Challenges and Opportunities Edited by Peter Vandor, Nicole Traxler, Reinhard Millner, and Michael Meyer. ERSTE Foundation publication

Democratic Innovation and the Politics of Fear: 25 Lessons from Eastern Europe

Daniel Smilov
05 June 2017
Daniel Smilov's contribution to The Governance Report 2017, published by Oxford University Press

Distrust and Quality of Democratic Institutions in Bulgaria

Daniel Smilov
01 March 2017
Report within the framework of the project "Problems of Transition: Еnhаncing Trust in and Independence of Liberal Democratic Institutions in Bulgaria".

Problems with the Independence of Regulators in Bulgaria

Ruzha Smilova
01 March 2017
Report within the project "Problems of Transition: Еnhаncing Trust in and Independence of Liberal Democratic Institutions in Bulgaria".

Distrust and Quality of Democratic Institutions in Bulgaria: Policy Suggestions

Daniel Smilov
01 March 2017
Paper prepared within the framework of the project "Problems of Transition: Еnhаncing Trust in and Independence of Liberal Democratic Institutions in Bulgaria".

Independence and Responsibility of Regulators in Bulgaria: Policy Suggestions

Ruzha Smilova
01 March 2017
Report with policy suggestions within the framework of "Problems of Transition: Еnhаncing Trust in and Independence of Liberal Democratic Institutions in Bulgaria."

Political Finance in East, Central and South East Europe & Central Asia

Daniel Smilov
Funding of Political Parties and Election Campaigns: A Handbook on Political Finance © International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance 2014 | 16 July 2015

2014 Bulgaria Report

Georgy Ganev
sgi-network.org | 01 December 2014

The New European Disorder

Ivan Krastev
ECFR | 11 November 2014
Ivan Krastev and Mark Leonard

Georgy Ganev quoted in "Regulating Banks in Central and Eastern Europe"

Georgy Ganev
21 August 2014

Bulgaria: EP Elections a Rehearsal for Early National Elections

Antoinette Primatarova
23 May 2014
EPIN publication with a general introduction and case studies from 11 Member States (Bulgaria, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, The Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Spain and the UK) "Between Apathy and Anger: Challenges to the Union from the 201

Bridge Over Troubled Waters? The Role of the Internationals in Albania

12 October 2012
Publication of Antoinette Primatarova and Dr Johanna Deimel with contributions by Margarita Assenova

Does Media Policy Promote Media Freedom and Independence? The Case of Bulgaria

Georgy Ganev and Daniel Smilov
01 December 2011

Publication of CLS on Effective Mechanisms and Practices for Fighting Corruption in the Black Sea Region. The publication is part of a project carried out together with IPP, Romania.

Daniel Smilov
13 December 2010

The Two-Dimensional Talent. On the Economist and the Author Assen Christophoroff.

Roumen Avramov
10 December 2010

Anchialo, 1906: The Political Economy of an Ethnic Clash.

Roumen Avramov
01 July 2010

Milla Mineva
01 July 2010

Costs and Benefits of Euro Adaption in Bulgaria

Georgy Ganev
http://bma-bg.org/ | 01 March 2010

Twenty years of postcommunism DEEPENING DISSATISFACTION

Ivan Krastev
14 January 2010
An article of Ivan Krastev

“The Archives of the Bulgarian National Bank from the Period of the Communist Regime in Bulgaria, 1948-1990”

Roumen Avramov
Bulgarian National Bank. Selected Documents. Vol. V (1948-1990). Part I, pp. 23-38. BNB and National Archives, Sofia. 2009 | 18 June 2009

Reading Russia: The Rules of Survival

Journal of Democracy, Volume 20, Number 2 April 2009 | 09 April 2009

Anti-Corruption Bodies as Discourse-Controlling Instruments: Experiences from South East Europe

Daniel Smilov
in Luís de Sousa, Barry Hindess and Peter Larmour (eds.), Governments, NGOs and Anti-Corruption: The New Integrity Warriors, Routledge, London. | 18 February 2009
The purpose of this paper is to understand the rise, future and implications of the new "integrity warriors" - official anti-corruption agencies (ACAs).

Political Parties in a Frustrated Democracy (in Bulgarian)

Daniel Smilov
Състояние на обществото, Институт Отворено общество, София. | 23 December 2008

Populist Politics and Liberal Democracy in Central and Eastern Europe

Daniel Smilov, Grigorij Mesežnikov and Oľga Gyárfášová
IVO, Bratislava, 2008. | 16 December 2008

A Plea For Open Parliaments in the Black Sea Region: The Case of Bulgaria

Daniel Smilov and Ruzha Smilova
Institute for Public Policy, Bucharest, 2008 | 01 December 2008

The Power of Assembled People: The Right to Assembly and Political Representation

Daniel Smilov
in Andras Sajo (ed.), Free to Protest: Constituent Power and Street Demonstration (Issues in Constitutional Law), Eleven International Publishing, The Netherlands. | 18 November 2008

Russia and the European Order

Ivan Krastev
The American Interest | 01 November 2008

The Constitutional Politics of Socio-Economic Rights: Proceduralism, ‘Writ Large’

Daniel Smilov
Foundation for Law, Justice and Society in collaboration with the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford | 31 October 2008

Dilemmas for a Democratic Society: Comparative Regulation of Money and Politics

Daniel Smilov
DISC working paper 4/2008, Central European University, Budapest | 18 September 2008

Stabilization policies in Bulgaria and Yugoslavia during communism’s terminal years: 1980s economic visions in retrospect

Roumen Avramov
Bank of Greece Working Papers № 81 | 01 July 2008

The EU, Russia and the crisis of the post-Cold War European order

Ivan Krastev
Europe's World, Summer 2008 | 01 July 2008

Anti-Corruption: Uses and Abuses. Findings from the Content Analysis of Interviews with Politicians, Representatives of Judiciary, Police, Media, Civil Society and Businessman in Bulgaria

Georgy Ganev, Daniel Smilov and Rashko Dorosiev
Discussion Paper 22, Crime and Culture Project, University of Konstanz | 26 June 2008

Integration Perspectives and Synergic Effects of European Transformation in the Countries Targeted by EU Enlargement and Neighbourhood Policies

Georgy Ganev, Daniel Smilov and Antoinette Primatarova
CEU | 24 June 2008

What Russia Wants

Ivan Krastev
Foreign Policy, USA | 01 May 2008

The Crisis of the Post-Cold War European Order

Ivan Krastev
BRUSSELS FORUM PAPER SERIES | 22 March 2008

Perceptions of Corruption in Bulgaria

Daniel Smilov and Rashko Dorosiev
Discussion Paper No. 16, Crime and Culture, University of Konstanz | 26 February 2008

Two Cheers for Populism

Ivan Krastev
Prospect | 01 January 2008

Populism, Courts, and the Rule of Law: A Policy Brief

Daniel Smilov
a publication of the Foundation for Law, Justice and Society in collaboration with the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford | 31 December 2007

The Strange Death of the Liberal Consensus

Ivan Krastev
Journal of Democracy | 16 December 2007

New World Order: The Balance of Soft Power and the Rise of Herbivorous Power

Ivan Krastev and Mark Leonard
ECFR Policy Brief | 24 October 2007

The Populist Moment

Ivan Krastev
Eurozine | 18 September 2007

Cultural Encounters in a Privatised Bulgarian Bank with Foreign New Owners: Which Are the Relevant Borders?

Georgy Ganev
31 July 2007

Knowledge about Institutions. Institutions of Knowledge

Roumen Avramov
Soziologicheski Problemi (Bulgarian Sociological Review), 2007/3-4, p. 15-41. [In Bulgarian]. | 01 February 2007

Think Tanks in the World of Applied Economics. A comparative Study in Eastern Europe

Roumen Avramov
DIOSCURI | 01 February 2007

EU Enlargement and the Constitutional Principle of Judicial Independence

Daniel Smilov
in W. Sadurski, A. Czarnota and M. Krygier (eds.), Spreading Democracy and the Rule of Law?, Springer. | 23 December 2006

Democracy’s “Doubles”

Ivan Krastev
Journal of Democracy | 16 December 2006

Parliaments in Conflict and Post-Conflict Situations

Daniel Smilov
Lessons Learned from Eastern Europe, UNDP, Europe and the CIS Bratislava Regional Centre, 2006 | 16 December 2006

The Judiciary: Independent and Accountable. Performance Indicators of the Bulgarian Judicial System

Centre for Liberal Strategies | 16 December 2006
Report of the project Strengthening the Policy Making Capacity of the Bulgarian Judicial System, 2006

Enlargement and EU Constitutionalism in the Balkan Periphery

Daniel Smilov
in Wojciech Sadurski, Jacques Ziller, Karolina Zurek, Apres Enlargement, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, IUE, Florence. | 01 December 2006

NATO in the Age of Populism

Ivan Krastev
Riga papers, NATO Summit, Riga, Latvia | 28 November 2006

Enlargement, CFSP and the Convention. The Role of the Accession States.

Antoinette Primatarova
Cameron, Fraser and Primatarova, Antoinette (2003) Enlargement, CFSP and the Convention. The Role of the Accession States. | 01 June 2005

Where Has Marxism Gone? Gauging the Impact of Alternative Ideas in Transition Bulgaria

Georgy Ganev
01 January 2005

The Character and Legitimacy of Constitutional Review: Eastern European Perspectives

Daniel Smilov
ICON (Journal of International Constitutional Law), No. 1, 2004. | 23 December 2004

The Anti-American Century?

Ivan Krastev
Journal of Democracy | 16 December 2004

Confidence in the Currency Board in Bulgaria: 1991 - 2003. An initial attempt for calibration (in Bulgarian),

Georgy Ganev
Bulgarian National Bank, Discussion Paper 38/2004 | 31 March 2004

The missing incentive: corruption, anticorruption, and reelection

Ivan Krastev and Georgy Ganev
31 March 2004

Macroeconomic and Political-Economic Implications of Stabilisation under a Currency Board Arrangement

Georgy Ganev
ime.bg | 01 March 2004

Optimistic Theory about the Pessimism of the Transition

by a team of experts | 16 December 2003
a report commissioned by Association Global Bulgaria Initiative, 2003

The Inflexibility Trap: Frustrated Societies, Weak States and Democracy

Ivan Krastev
16 December 2003
Report on the State of Democracy in the Balkans, 2003

In Search of Responsive Government: State Building and Economic Growth in the Balkans

by Team of experts | 16 December 2003
Blue bird project report, Center for Polisy Studies, CEU, 2003

Do Uncorrupt Governments in Corrupt Countries Have Incentives to Launch Anti-Corruption Campaigns?

Ivan Krastev and Georgy Ganev
30 May 2003

EU Accession. Is 2007 feasible? Negotiating in a changing context.

Antoinette Primatarova
Bulgaria and Romania between NATO and EU. Edited by SAR, Romania.p.17-24 | 01 May 2003

Governmental Favouritism in Bulgaria and Russia

Daniel Smilov
in Stephen Kotkin and Andras Sajo (eds.) Political Corruption of Transition: A Skeptic’s Handbook, Central European University Press, Budapest, 2002. | 23 December 2002

Campaign Finance in Central and Eastern Europe: Lessons Learned and Challenges Ahead

Daniel Smilov, Marcin Walecki and Janis Ikstens
International Foundation of Electoral Systems, Washington, 2002 | 01 December 2002

Transmission of Monetary Policy in Central and Eastern Europe

Georgy Ganev, Przemyslaw Wozniak, Krisztina Molnar and Krzysztof Rybinski
30 April 2002

Transmission Mechanism of Monetary Policy in Central and Eastern Europe

Georgy Ganev
ssrn.com | 01 January 2002
Georgy Ganev, Krzysztof Rybinski and Przemyslaw Wozniak

Economic Benefits for Bulgaria from Joining NATO

by Centre for Liberal Strategies | 16 December 2001
in association with Employers Association of Bulgaria, 2001

Credibility of the exchange rate policy in transition countries

Georgy Ganev, Rossitsa Liubenova, Marek Jarocinski and Przemyslaw Wozniak
31 January 2001

The Liberal Estate

Ivan Krastev
16 December 2000
in Think Tanks and Civil Society. Catalysts for Ideas and Action, 2000

The Strange (Re)Discovery of Corruption

Ivan Krastev
16 December 2000
in "The Paradoxes of Unintended Consequences", CEU Press, 2000

Political and Economic Orientations of the Bulgarians Ten Years After the Beginning of the Systemic Change. Analyses of Survey Results

Georgy Ganev and Svetlana Stamenova
31 July 2000

Bulgaria and Balkan energy flows: an analysis of strategies and opportunities

Georgy Ganev
30 June 2000

The recent past and the perspectives of the economic relationships between Bulgaria and Russia

Georgy Ganev
15 November 1997

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