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Iris Koleša and Andreja Jaklič Awarded for an Outstanding Paper at the AIB-CEE Conference on International Business in Central and Eastern Europe

​Between 29th September and 1st October 2016, Andreja Jaklič from the Centre of International Relations took part at the 3rd Academy of International Business Central and Eastern Europe Chapter (AIB-CEE) Annual Conference in Prague.

08. November 2016 | Achievements

[Research] The instrumentalisation of politics and politicians-as-commodities: a qualitative analysis of slovenian parties’ understanding of political communication

The article by Jernej Amon Prodnik examines current processes in institutional politics and the often discussed tendency towards the professionalisation of political communication. It relates this tendency to the instrumentalisation of political life and its adoption of the commodity logic in public communication.

14. September 2016 | Achievements, Publikacija

Dr. Dejan Verčič from the Faculty of Social Sciences to receive IPR Pathfinder award

Dr. Dejan Verčič, Professor and Head of Centre for Marketing and Public Relations at the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Ljubljana, will receive the 2016 Pathfinder Award, the highest academic honor bestowed by the Institute for Public Relations (IPR), at the 2016 Annual Distinguished Lecture and Awards Dinner on November 30 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City.

21. July 2016 | Achievements

[Science] UN and international terrorism

This paper by Iztok Prezelj shows a growing role of the UN in the fight against international terrorism and explores the comprehensiveness of its approach.

13. June 2016 | Achievements, Publikacija

Urška Tuškej, Urša Golob Podnar and Klement Podnar receivers of the Emerald Citations of Excellence award 2016

Urška Tuškej, Urša Golob Podnar and Klement Podnar have received the Emerald Citations of Excellence award 2016, with their article “The role of consumer-brand identification in building brand relationships”, Journal of Business Research, 2013.

02. June 2016 | Achievements

[Science] Exploring academic reputation - is it a multidimensional construct?

In an recently released article by Dejan Verčič and Ana Tkalac Verčič, published in Corporate Communications: An International Journal, the authors explore academic reputation.

01. June 2016 | Achievements, Publikacija

[Science] Evolutionary reality of the revolution in military affairs : results of a comparative study

Revolution in Military Affairs has been one of the driving concepts for creating modern armed forces capable of coping with the challenges of a contemporary security environment. Revolutionary change in military affairs has been interpreted as discontinuous, radical, non-incremental, and even disruptive change.

18. May 2016 | Achievements, Publikacija

[Science] Quantitative monitoring of military transformation in the period 1992–2010: Do the protagonists of transformation really change more than other countries?

The fact that military transformation has been a complex, slow, asymmetric, changeable, political, and not necessarily completely rational process points to the need to develop an effective monitoring mechanism. This paper fills a gap in the literature by creating and testing a model for multidimensional and multilevel quantitative monitoring of military transformation applicable in any country.

03. May 2016 | Achievements, Research

[Science] Random walks on graphs with interval weights and precise marginals

The International Journal of Approximate Reasoning released an article by Damjan Škulj entitled Random walks on graphs with interval weights and precise marginals.

26. April 2016 | Achievements, Publikacija

[Publication] UN and International Economy; with special emphasis on the role of Developing Countries and Transnational Enterprises

The article from Marjan Svetličič (University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Social Sciences) evaluates the activities of the United Nations (UN) and its efforts to achieve a new international economic order, to regulate activities of transnational corporations, and, in this framework, to address strategies of developing countries, particularly their self-reliance and economic cooperation.

18. April 2016 | Achievements, Publikacija