We would like to invite you to the 20th European Scientific Conference of Doctoral Students – PEFnet 2016.
- Economic Policy
- Bussines Economics
- Quantitative Methods
- Computer Science and Information Systems
Authors are invited to submit a full paper written in English.
Abstracts of all papers fulfilling requirements of standard scientific papers will be published in the Book of Abstracts.
The best selected papers will be submitted for publishing to the following journals:
- MENDELU Working Papers in Business and Economics
- Acta Universitatis Agriculturae et Silviculturae Mendelianae Brunensis
- European Journal of Business Science and Technology
For more information go to the conference website http://pefnet.pefka.mendelu.cz/.
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Doležel: We won't be able to feed the world without genetically modified cropsClimate change has multiplied the demands on world agriculture. One way to avoid food shortages is to grow genetically modified crops. A number of countries have already moved in this direction, the European Union is preparing to change the…2. 8. 2022
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Statement on the Russian invasion of UkraineThe leadership of Mendel University in Brno strongly condemns Russia's unprecedented military aggression towards a sovereign state such as Ukraine. This is a serious violation of international law, which is a purely purposeful and well-thought-out…1. 3. 2022