Epoka Academicians Participated in the 3rd ICHSS Conference

September 19th, 2013

Epoka Academicians Participated in the 3rd ICHSS Conference

Epoka Academicians Participated in the 3rd ICHSS Conference

Epoka Academicians participated in an international conference which was held on September 20-22, 2013.  MCSER is an interuniversity center delivering supports and services to education and research in Italy and the world. Mediterranean Center of Social and Educational Research are established in 2010 in Rome. In partnership with universities, libraries, community organizations, public agencies, enterprises and other research institutes, MCSER offers a variety of programs to support and promote social and education development, international cooperation, including educational programs for students and international education projects, as well as scientific publication and organization of international conferences. More than 30 nations were represented at the conference, from Japan to Australia, from the USA and Mexico to Europe, Africa and Asia. It gathered 340 professors, researchers and scholars from around the world.

Epoka University academicians participated in many sections by presenting their papers, focused on issues related to the Albanian economy; such as “Challenges of women entrepreneurs in Albania”, presented by, Ms. Erinda Imeraj and Ms. Sonila Gruda. This project proposal was a frame work aiming to underline the women potential to enter and succeed in the business area. The paper analyses the current situation of women entrepreneurs in Albania. “The effect of taxes on investment: Albanian Case” presented by Ms. Mergleda Hodo, was an observation on the effectiveness of any taxation system, the measurement of the effective tax rate on profitability investment and its implementation on Albania. “Do budget deficits cause inflation? Evidence from Albania” presented by Mr. Rexhep Dokja. Epoka University academicians shared different ideas, making valuable suggestions to other participants from all over the world.

This was an important alternative to present Albanian economic challenges and having the chance to get connections with other professors and important personalities during these days. Epoka University was very well represented during this conference and many personalities were invited to come and visit our university during the proceeding events.