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Blue contributes to the economic, scientific, legal and political fields by publishing research, implementation, and evaluation studies.

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Organising thought and practice

Our reports on topics of interest—including structural evolutions, sectorial analysis and other—put us in conversation with policymakers and thought leaders on the issues facing leaders today. Our team has focused on collecting data and conducting research on deep trends and the role each actor can play  in the policymaking process.

In addition to our own research, we’ve bolstered and collected our research reports and commentary with a diverse array of analysis and data from organizations and synthesis to enhance our work. We’ve been working with including top actors in each field. In addition, we’re continuing to grow our  collection with more publications.

Our high-quality research reports help deciders, public policies makers, entrepreneurs and businessmen anticipate challenges and influence change in their industries and beyond. Recognizing the value of this type of content, we work toward research reports and commentary, including detailed analysis of emerging sectors in Central Europe markets.

Short Analysis

Short reading to explain one particular subject, one particular political or economical feat.

Long Analysis

Multiple part essays about one specific subject.

Country Analysis

Analysis on specific countries, often updated to keep up the times.

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Our Recent Writings

Man voting
Short Analysis

Terse rules, loquacious judges: a critical assessment of forty years of abrogative referendums in Italy

Summary The Italian institution of the abrogative referendum presents two categories of problems that hamper its practical implementation. The first is the cumbersome nature of the legal regime governing the referendum initiative. The second is the various ways of neutralising the referendum initiative and its results. These problems relate to…
Protest Skopje
Short Analysis

The struggle of North Macedonia for EU accession: gazing at the 2024 elections

North Macedonia, a landlocked country in the Balkan Peninsula, sharing its borders with Serbia, Bulgaria, Greece, Albania, and Kosovo. With an area of nearly 26,000 km² and a population of about 2 million, it is a country rich in diverse cultural heritage and complex history. Today, North Macedonia is known…
Western Balkans meeting
Short Analysis

Political and financial conditions for infrastructure investments of China and EU in the Western Balkan countries

This contribution is part of the book “The Dragon at the Gates of Europe: Chinese presence in the Balkans and Central-Eastern Europe” (more info here) and has been selected for open access publication on Blue Europe website for a wider reach. Citation: Stojadinovic, Sonja, Political and financial conditions for infrastructure investments of China and…