C12.33 Political Geography

Session: European Integration 2: Borders and Cross-Border Cooperations

Chairpersons: Virginie Mamadouh, Anna Casaglia, Jussi Laine

The future of the Schengen Area - challenging for free movement of persons and immigration controls in the European Union        

Izabela Bal, University of Wrocław


European neighborhood: Contradictory practices and irrational rationalities

Jussi Laine, Karelian Institute, University of Eastern Finland


Kaliningrad region in the space of European integration: Challenges and problems of cross-border cooperation            

Alexander Sebentsov, Maria Zotova, Laboratory of Geopolitical Studies, Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences


Barrier boundaries the Post-Soviet space and gradients of socio-economic development in the European context

Maria Zotova, Alexander Sebentsov, Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences