Center for European Studies

4th International Conference on European Studies

  • Jointly organized by the Network for European Studies:

  • CefES-DEMS (University of Milano-Bicocca)
  • KOF (ETH Zurich)
  • EI (London School of Economics and Political Science)
  • JRC (European Commission)
  • Robert Shuman Center for Advanced Studies (EUI)
  • RCEA Europe ETS (The Rimini Center for Economic Analysis – Europe)


#CefESconf2022: 4th International Conference
Date & Location


June 20-22, 2022


University of Milano-Bicocca
Viale Piero e Alberto Pirelli, 22
20126 Milano Italy

The Center for European Studies (CefES-DEMS) promotes research on Europe. The Conference gathers scholars from different fields in Economics and Social Sciences, with the objective of contributing to the empirical and theoretical debate on Europe. The Conference provides a forum of discussion for scholars interested in the European economic, social and political situation, in the evaluation and design of institutions and policies in and for Europe, with a particular focus on North-South, East-West and Rural-Urban Divide in Europe.

Conference topics are:

1. Macro, money, banking and finance
2. European governance
3. Wellbeing, inequality and polarization
4. Migration, cooperation and trade
5. Climate change and energy policies
6. The economic, social and political impact of COVID-19

The Network for European Studies is proud to carry on this initiative. The 4th Conference on European Studies aims to connect scholars working on European issues all over the world and to strengthen their cooperation, particularly in this period of high human, social, economic and political distress.