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Jelena Cerar

Jelena Cerar M.Sc.M.A.
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CV

since 2018
Program Manager Emerging Markets & CEE, WU Vienna
since 2016
WU Vienna Doctoral Program - Strategy and International Business
2014-2016
Business Development Manager for SEE at Bilstein Group
2013-2014
M.A. M.Sc. in Economics, University of Antwerp, Xiamen University and University of Bari (Erasmus Mundus Program)
2009-2013
B.A. in Economics, Megatrend University
2009-2013
B.A. in International Relations, University of Belgrade

Researcher Identifier

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Awards and Honors

2019-2020
WU Mobility Scholarship for Doctoral Students
2019
Ban Ki Moon Global Citizen Award
Best student of the Regional Academy of the United Nations
Festo Fellowship for research in CEE (with Phillip C. Nell)
Global Shaper at World Economic Forum (Global Shapers Vienna)
2018
WULABS Project Grants for Experimental Research
2017-2020
Austrian integration ambassador
2017-2019
e-fellows Scholarship
2016-2020
Pro Scientia Scholarship

Classifications

  • 5307 Business and management economics (Details)
  • 5324 Organizational research (Details)
  • 5333 Business management (Details)

Expertise

  • Headquarters - subsidiary relationships
  • Management practices
  • Resource allocation within MNC
  • Strategy and strucutre of MNC
  • Strategy in Emerging Markets and CEE

Activities

Membership in scientific association
  since 2018 European International Business Academy - Member

Publications

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2019 Cerar, Jelena, Friedl, Michael, Gobel, Nora. 2019. UNIDO's public-private development partnership (PPDP) approach to vocational training as a way of improving staff capabilities and productivity. Regional Academy on the United Nations Annual Conference "Innovations for Development" UN Headquarters Vienna and University of Vienna, Austria, 24.01.-25.01. (Details)
2018 Cerar, Jelena. 2018. Managing resource allocation within MNC. European International Business Academy (EIBA) Annual Meeting, Poznań, Polen, 13.12.-15.12. (Details)
2017 Cerar, Jelena. 2017. International Trade in Globalized Era: The Case of the Trade between the EU and China. International Balkan University 4th International Student Congress: The Creation of the New World in a Globalized Era, Skopje, Mazedonien (FYROM), 28.09.-29.09. (Details)

Poster presented at an academic conference or symposium

2019 Cerar, Jelena, Friedl, Michael, Gobel, Nora. 2019. Working together towards reaching SDGs: Public-private development partnership in vocational training. Austrian Academy of Sciences conference, Vienna, Austria, 04.04.-05.04. (Details)
2018 Cerar, Jelena. 2018. The effect of psychic distance on the internal capital allocation to subsidiaries’ proposals. European International Business Academy (EIBA), Poznan, Poland, 13.12.-15.12. (Details)

Research report, expert opinion

2019 Cerar, Jelena, Nell, Phillip C. 2019. Manufacturing Management Practices in the Western Balkans. Vienna:Competence Center for Emerging Markets and CEE and Institute for International Business. (Details)
  Cerar, Jelena, Friedl, Michael, Gobel, Nora. 2019. UNIDO’s public-private development partnership (PPDP) approach to vocational training. Vienna:Regional Academy of the United Nations. (Details)

Unpublished lecture

2019 Cerar, Jelena. 2019. Manufacturing Management Practices in the Western Balkans. WKO Business Conference: Industry 4.0 Technologies & Projects Croatia, Zagreb, 25.09.19 (Details)
2018 Cerar, Jelena. 2018. International trade in globalized living space: the case of the trade between the EU/AT & China. Pro Scientia members meeting, Vienna, 17.05.18 (Details)
2017 Cerar, Jelena. 2017. Biases in business relations. Pro Scientia Summer Academy, Tepla, 05.09.17 (Details)

Miscellaneous

2018 Cerar, Jelena, Nell, Phillip C., Schuh, Arnold. 2018. EU-China FDI: Imbalances challenge bilateral investment relations. (Details)
  Cerar, Jelena, Nell, Phillip C., Schuh, Arnold. 2018. EU-China mercandise trade: The huge deficit as a cause for concern. (Details)

Projects

2019
Benchmarking management practices of manufacturing subsidiaries in the Western Balkans (2019-2020) (Details)
2017
Ignorance Project on Globalization and Emerging Markets (2017-2019) (Details)