Publications

National Research Programme “Innovation and sustainable development: Latvia’s post-crisis experience in a global context (SUSTINNO)”
05/01/2017

Collective monographs:

A: Inovatīvi risinājumi ceļā uz ilgtspēju: sabiedrība, ekonomika, vide, zin.red.A.Zobena (electronical version of the book)

B: Competetiveness of Latvian Enterprises in External Markets, zin.red. M.Krūmiņa un A.Zasova (electronical version of the book)

C: Ilgtspējīga attīstība un sociālās inovācijas, zin.red.B.Bela (electronical version of the book)

D: Apmaldījušies brīvībā: anomija mūsdienu Latvijā, zin.red.A.Zobena (electronical version of the book)

The monographs printed versions available in Advanced Social and Political Research Institute, University of Latvia, Faculty of Social Sciences, Address: Riga, Lauvas Street 4, 1st floor,  Room 107. https://www.szf.lu.lv/petnieciba/sppi/kontakti/


Project No.1. The competitiveness of Latvian enterprises in external markets
04/01/2017

Scientific publications: (SCOPUS, Web of Science):

I

  • Melece, L., Hazners, J. (2014). Evaluation of Latvia’s Agri-Food Trade Using the Gravity Model. Actual Problems of Economics, Vol. 159, Issue 9, pp. 518-526. (ISSN: 1993-6788; Scopus).
  • Melece, L. (2014). Local Food Systems and their Development in Latvia. Management Theory and Studies for Rural Business and Infrastructure Development, vol. 36, No 2, 3, pp. 588-598. (ISSN 1822-6760; ERIH+; EBSCO; Ulrich’s).

II

  • Jeroscenkova, L., Rivza, B., Kruzmetra, M., Melece, L. et al. (2015). The Value of Cultural Heritage: The State in Belarus and Latvia. Nordic View to Sustainable Rural Development, Proceedings of the 25th NJF Congress, pp. 481-488. (ISBN 978-9934-14-548-3; Web of Science). Raksts ir pieejams šeit: http://www.njfcongress.eu/images/PROCEEDINGS_of_the_25th_NJF_Congress.pdf
  • Melece, L. (2015). Eco-Innovation and Its Development in Baltic States. Management Theory and Studies for Rural Business and Infrastructure Development, vol. 37, No 3, pp. 415-424. (ISSN 1822-6760; ERIH Plus; EBSCO; Ulrich’s). Raksts ir pieejams šeit: http://mts.asu.lt/mtsrbid/article/download/956/976
  • Melece, L., Krievina, A. (2015). Development of local food systems in Latvia. Research for Rural Development 2015, Vol. 2, pp. 104-111. (ISSN 1691-4031; e-ISSN 2255-923X; Scopus, Web of Science). Raksts ir pieejams šeit: http://www2.llu.lv/research_conf/proceedings.htm
  • Melece, L., Krievina, A. (2015). Growth of Food Sector’s Productivity Through Innovations. Management Theory and Studies for Rural Business and Infrastructure Development, Vol. 37. No. 2, pp. 252–263. (ISSN 1822-6760; ERIH Plus; EBSCO; Ulrich’s). Raksts ir pieejams šeit: http://mts.asu.lt/mtsrbid/article/view/937

III

  • Krūmiņa, M. (2016). Uzņēmējdarbība un biznesa cikls Latvijā. Jauni izaicinājumi ekonomikas un uzņēmējdarbības attīstībai - 2016: Konferences izdevums, Vol.2016-Maijs, pp. 422-428, ISBN 978-9934-18-140-5; Web of Science).
  • http://www.evf.lu.lv/fileadmin/user_upload/lu_portal/projekti/evf/konferences/konference_2016/Proceedings.pdf
  • Melece L., Hazners J. (2016). The influence of globalization on Latvia’s trade of agri-food commodities: gravity model approach. Globalization and Its Socio-Economic Consequences, Proceedings of 16th International Scientific Conference, Part III, pp. 1347-1354. (ISBN 978-80-8154-191-9; Web of Science). Raksts ir pieejams šeit: http://ke.uniza.sk/en/conference
  • Melece, L. (2016). Challenges and opportunities of circular economy and green economy. Engineering for Rural Development, Vol. 2016-Janvāris, pp. 1162-1169. (ISSN: 1691-3043; Scopus, Web of Science). http://www.tf.llu.lv/conference/proceedings2016/
  • Melece, L., Krieviņa, A. (2016). Bioenergy in Latvia: Sector Value and Impacts. Engineering for Rural Development, Vol. 2016-Janvāris, pp. 1170-1176. (ISSN 1691-5976; Scopus, Web of Science). http://www.tf.llu.lv/conference/proceedings2016/
  • Melece, L., Krieviņa, A., Spoge, I. (2016). Sustainability aspects of bioenergy production: Case of Latvia. 16th International Multidisciplinary Scientific Geoconference SGEM 2016, Ecology, Economics, Education and Legislation, Konferences izdevums, Book 5, Vol. 3, pp. 569-576. (ISSN: 13142704; SCOPUS). DOI: 10.5593/SGEM2016/B53/S21.073
  • Melece, L., Krieviņa, A. (2016). Bioenergy Production for Sustainable Rural Development: Latvia’s Case. Conference Proceedings, 3rd International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conference on Social Sciences and Arts SGEM 2016, Book 2 Vol. 5, pp. 101-108. (ISBN 978-619-7105-76-6 / ISSN 2367-5659; Web of Science). DOI: 10.5593/SGEMSOCIAL2016/B25/S07.013.
  • Pļuta, A. (2016). Incentives to enter the labour market in Latvia. Jauni izaicinājumi ekonomikas un uzņēmējdarbības attīstībai - 2016: Konferences izdevums, Vol.2016-Maijs, pp. 541-549, ISBN 978-9934-18-140-5; Web of Science).
  • http://www.evf.lu.lv/fileadmin/user_upload/lu_portal/projekti/evf/konferences/konference_2016/Proceedings.pdf

IV

  • Melece, L., Lakovskis, P.  (2017). Eco-system services and social innovations in rural areas. International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference Surveying Geology and Mining Ecology Management, SGEM, 17(51), pp. 305-312. (ISSN: 1314-2704; SCOPUS). DOI: 10.5593/sgem2017/51/S20.079
  • Leimane, I., Krievina, A., Melece, L. (2017). Development and distribution of technological capital in agriculture: Comparison of the Baltic countries. Engineering for Rural Development, 16, pp. 867-873. (ISSN: 1691-5976; Scopus, Web of Science). DOI: 10.22616/ERDev2017.16.N175 http://www.tf.llu.lv/conference/proceedings2017/
  • Leimane I., Krieviņa A., Melece L. (2017). Productivity Performance in Agriculture: Comparison of the Baltic countries. Research for Rural Development 2017, Vol. 2, pp. 89-96. DOI:10.22616/rrd.23.2017.054 (ISSN: 1691-4031; Scopus, Web of Science).
  • Melece, L., Brizga, J., Gaugere, K., Ernsteins, R.  (2017). Household food waste management problems in Latvia. International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference Surveying Geology and Mining Ecology Management, SGEM, 17(53), pp. 457-464. (ISSN: 1314-2704; Scopus). 10.5593/sgem2017/53/S21.055
  • Melece, L., Hazners, J. (2017). Factors influencing Latvian small and medium enterprises towards eco-innovation. Engineering for Rural Development, 16, pp. 1466-1473. (ISSN 1691-5976; Scopus). DOI: 10.22616/ERDev2017.16.N333 http://www.tf.llu.lv/conference/proceedings2017/
  • Stalgiene, A., Jedik, A., Viira, A. H., Krievina, A. (2017). Market Power in Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian Dairy Sectors: The Case of Raw Milk Market. Transformation in Business & Economics, 16(2), pp. 89-105. (ISSN: 1648-4460; Scopus, Web of Science).
  • Pļuta, A. (2017). The impact of the tax and benefit system on the labour supply in Latvia. New Challenges of Economic and Business Development – 2017: Digital Economy, 18.-20.05.2017, Rīga, Latvija: Konferences rakstu krājums: Latvijas universitāte, 2017. gads, pp. 427-439. (ISBN 978-9934-18-286-0; Web of Science). https://www.bvef.lu.lv/fileadmin/user_upload/lu_portal/projekti/evf_conf2017/Proceedings.pdf
  • Pluta, A. (2017). The comparison of exporting and non-exporting enterprises in Latvia. New Challenges of Economic and Business Development – 2017: Digital Economy, 18.-20.05.2017, Rīga, Latvija: Konferences rakstu krājums: Latvijas universitāte, 2017. gads, pp. 440-450. (ISBN 978-9934-18-286-0; Web of Science). https://www.bvef.lu.lv/fileadmin/user_upload/lu_portal/projekti/evf_conf2017/Proceedings.pdf
  • Vīksna, V., Bekeris R., (2017). European funding: Does it induce exports?  New Challenges of Economic and Business Development – 2017: Digital Economy, 18.-20.05.2017, Rīga, Latvija: Konferences rakstu krājums: Latvijas universitāte, 2017. gads, pp. 724-735. (ISBN 978-9934-18-286-0; Web of Science). https://www.bvef.lu.lv/fileadmin/user_upload/lu_portal/projekti/evf_conf2017/Proceedings.pdf

2018:

  • Jascisens, V., Zasova, A. (2018). “Million Dollar Baby: Should Parental Benefits Depend on Wages When the Payroll Tax Evasion is Present.” Raksts ir iesniegts publicēšanai (tiks indeksēts Web of Science). Pieejams: https://www.dropbox.com/s/0ttxtvkbyfpvm9p/vitalijs_jascisens_paper_1.pdf?dl=0
  • Melece, L., Shena, I.  (2018). Valuation of Public Goods and Ecosystem Services Provided by Agriculture. Engineering for Rural Development, 17, pp. 1228-1235. (ISSN 1691-5976; tiks indeksēts Scopus un Web of Science). http://www.tf.llu.lv/conference/proceedings2018/
  • Melece, L., Brizga, J., Ernsteins, R.  (2018). Municipal Waste Management Issues. Engineering for Rural Development, 17, pp. 1245-1252. (ISSN: 1691-5976; tiks indeksēts Scopus un Web of Science). http://www.tf.llu.lv/conference/proceedings2018/
  • Melece, L., Sena, I.  (2017). Social Capital and Innovation for Sustainable Latvia’s Rural Development. Conference Proceedings, 4th International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conference on Social Sciences and Arts SGEM 2017, Book 1, Vol 4, pp. 701-708. (ISBN: 978-619-7105-76-6/ ISSN: 2367-5659). DOI: 10.5593/sgemsocial2017/14/S04.091. https://sgemworld.at/ssgemlib/spip.php?article4519 (tiks indeksēts Web of Science).
  • Melece, L., Shena, I.  (2018). Farm Size and Farming Method’s Impact on Ecosystem Services: Latvia’s Case. 18th International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference Surveying Geology and Mining Ecology Management, SGEM, 18, pp. xx-xx. (ISSN: 1314-2704; tiks indeksēts Scopus).
  • Melece, L., Shena, I.  (2018). Social Innovations for Sustainable Latvia’s Rural Development. Proceedings of 5th International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conferences on Social Sciences & Arts SGEM 2018. Vol. x, pp. xx-xx. (ISBN 978-619-7105-76-6, ISSN 2367-5659; tiks indeksēts Web of Science).

 

 

Sceintific monographs:

II

Krūmiņa, M., Paalzow, A. (2015). Global Entrepreneurship Monitor. 2014-2015 Latvia Report, Note on exporting firms and shadow economy in Latvia: Data mining investigation (by S. Gubin). (ISBN: 978-9934-8097-6-7). Raksts balstās uz datiem, kas iegūti no VPP 1. posma ietvaros veiktās aptaujas 2015. gadā. Ziņojums pieejams šeit http://biceps.org/assets/docs/gem/GEM2014_2015

IV

Krūmiņa, M., Paalzow, A. (2017). The Business Cycle and Early-Stage Entrepreneurship in Latvia. Entrepreneurship in Transition Economies. Diversity, Trends, and Perspectives, No 1, pp. 135-152. (ISBN 978-3-319-57341-0). DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-57342-7. http://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783319573410#aboutBook

Krūmiņa, M., Zasova A. (2018). Latvijas uzņēmumu konkurētspēja ārējos tirgos. (ISBN 978-9934-18-307-2).
 

Scientific papers:

I

  • Gubins, S. (2015). Note on exporting firms and shadow economy in Latvia: Data mining investigation. Raksts balstās uz datiem, kas iegūti no VPP ietvaros veiktās aptaujas 2015. gadā.
  • Raksts sagatavots publicēšanai zinātniskā izdevumā un pievienots kā atsevišķs fails. Raksta saīsināta versija ir publicēta monogrāfijā Krūmiņa, M., Paalzow, A. (2015). Global Entrepreneurship Monitor. 2014-2015 Latvia Report, Note on exporting firms and shadow economy in Latvia: Data mining investigation (by S. Gubin). (ISBN: 978-9934-8097-6-7). Pieejams: http://biceps.org/assets/docs/gem/GEM2014_2015 p.39. Raksta pilna versija ir publicēta monogrāfijā: Krūmiņa, M., Zasova A. (2017). The Competitiveness of Latvian Enterprises in External Markets. (ISBN 978-9934-18-307-2).

II

  • Vanags, A., Zasova, A. (2015). Latvia Stumbling Towards Progressive Income Taxation. Publicēts “Forum for Research on Eastern Europe and Emerging Economies” rakstu sērijā. Raksts pieejams šeit http://freepolicybriefs.org/2015/11/16/latvia-stumbling-towards-progressive-income-taxation/
  • Melece, L.  (2015). Innovative Distribution Network of Organic Products in Latvia: Agricultural Service Cooperative Society “Zaļais grozs”, „Organic Innovation Days: Selected abstracts”, 1-2.12.2015. http://tporganics.eu/organic-innovation-days-presentations-abstracts/

III

  • Melece, L., Krieviņa, A.  (2016). Impact of Bioenergy Production on Sustainable Rural Development. In: M. Obralić and E. Mekić (Eds.) Book of Abstracts - International Conference on Economic and Social Studies (ICESoS’16) “Regional Economic Development - Entrepreneurship and Innovation”, 21-22.04.2016, Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina). Sarajevo: International Burch University, pp. 26. (ISSN: 2303-4564). https://icesos.ibu.edu.ba/home/accepted-abstracts.html

IV

  • Jascisens, V., Zasova, A. (2017). Gaming the System: Side Effects of Earnings-Dependent Benefits. Publicēts: “Forum for Research on Eastern Europe and Emerging Economies (FREE) series”. Pieejams:  http://freepolicybriefs.org/2017/01/30/gaming-system-side-effects-earnings-dependent-benefits/
  • Melece, L., Shena, I.  (2017). Organic Farming Development in Latvia: Supporting Innovative Initiatives. In: D. Kovacevic (Eds.) Book of Abstracts: VIII International Scientific Agriculture Symposium “AGROSYM 2017”, pp. 836. (ISBN 978-99976-632-9-0; CABI, CAB direct). data.sfb.bg.ac.rs/sftp/sara.lukic/BOOK_OF_ABSTRACTS_2017.pdf
  • Pļuta, A., Zasova, A. (2017). Latvia Stumbling Towards Progressive Income Taxation: Episode II. Publicēts “Forum for Research on Eastern Europe and Emerging Economies”(FREE) rakstu sērijā. Pieejams http://freepolicybriefs.org/2017/10/16/latvia-stumbling-towards-progressive-income-taxation-episode-ii/
  • Pļuta, A., Zasova, A. (2017). Latvia Stumbling Towards Progressive Income Taxation: Episode II. SSE Riga policy brief. Publicēts SSE Riga/BICEPS Occasional paper rakstu sērijā. Pieejams http://biceps.org/assets/docs/neregulara-rakstura/Occasional_paper_10.pdf
  • Pļuta, A., Zasova, A. (2018). Distributional effects of recent benefit and tax reforms in Latvia. Publicēts SSE Riga policy brief, SSE Riga/BICEPS Occasional paper series. Pieejams: http://biceps.org/assets/docs/neregulara-rakstura/OccasionalPaperNo11
  • Barbakadze, I., Kapanadze, K., Kokashvili, N. (2017). How Participating in the Shadow Economy Affects the Growth of Latvian Firms. Working Paper Series, University of Tartu, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration. (ISSN 1736-8995). http://www.mtk.ut.ee/sites/default/files/mtk/dokumendid/febawb101.pdf

 


Project No.2. Social dimension of sustainability and social innovation
03/01/2017

Scientific publications:

*

Krieviņa, A., Leimane, I. Melece, L. (2015). Analysis of Economic Aspects of Leader Projects In Latvia. ECONOMIC SCIENCE FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT. Integrated and Sustainable Regional Development. Nr. 39. Jelgava:  Latvia University of Agriculture,  Pp.164.-175. (indexed in ISI Web of Science Proceedings data base).  http://llufb.llu.lv/conference/economic_science_rural/2015/Latvia_ESRD_39_2015.pdf 

Melece, L. (2015) Social Innovation and its Types in Rural Areas. ECONOMIC SCIENCE FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT. Integrated and Sustainable Regional Development. Nr. 38. Jelgava:  Latvia University of Agriculture,  Pp.142.-153. (indexed in ISI Web of Science Proceedings data base). http://www.esaf.llu.lv/getfile.php?id=1160

**
Melece, L. (2015). Social Innovation and Its Types in Rural Areas. Economic Science for Rural Development: Integrated and Sustainable Regional Development, No 38, pp. 142-153. (ISSN 1691-3078; ISI Web of Science, AGRIS, CAB Abstracts, EBSCO). http://llufb.llu.lv/conference/economic_science_rural/2015/Latvia_ESRD_38_2015-142-153.pdf

Krievina A., Leimane I., Melece L. (2015). Analysis of Economic Aspects of LEADER Projects in Latvia. Economic Science for Rural Development, No 39, pp. 164-175. (ISSN 1691-3078; ISI Web of Science, AGRIS, CAB Abstracts, EBSCO). http://www.esaf.llu.lv/journals-and-proceedings

Gataulinas, A., Bancevica, M. (2015). Social-Economic Conditions And Health Self-Assessment In Latvia – Is There Any Relationship? European Scientific Journal. Vol 11, No 8, e-ISSN 1857-7431, Pp. 141-152. (Indexed ProQuest, Index Copernicus). http://www.eujournal.org/index.php/esj/article/view/5261


Project No.3. Value orientations and reproduction of society
02/01/2017

Scientific publications:

Number of original scientific articles (SCOPUS, Web of Science):

Phase: III:

  •  Valtenbergs, V., Irbīte, I., Ebele, I. (2016). Global education for next generation of business decision makers. What do the teachers say? Proceedings of the Conference New Challenges of Economic and Business Development-2016: Society, Innovations and Collaborative economy. Rīga: Latvijas Universitāte. 882-890.lpp.  (Indeksēts Web of Science datu bāzē/Indexed in Web of Science).

Phase: IV:

  • 1. Brizga, J., Ikstens, J., Gaugere, K., & Ernsteins, R. (2017, May). Household Pro-environmental Behavior developments in Latvia: Behavioral practice and values orientation. In Economic Science for Rural Development Conference Proceedings (No. 45). (Tiek aptverti gan 3., gan 4.projekta pētnieciskie jautājumi/ The article covers research issues of both Project 3 and Project 4; indeksēts SCOPUS datu bāzē/ indexed in SCOPUS database).*
  • 2.    JĀNIS IKSTENS (2017). The not-so-powerful incumbents: the impact of party legislation in Latvia. In van Biezen, I., & Bértoa, F. C. (eds) The Regulation of Post-Communist Party Politics (pp. 211-232). Routledge. (indeksēts SCOPUS datu bāzē/ indexed in SCOPUS database).
  • 3.    Mieriņa, I. (2017). Beyond 'left' and 'right'? The role of culture and context in young people's understanding of ideology. In H.Pilkington, G.Pollock and R. Franc (eds) Understanding Youth Participation across Europe: From Survey to Ethnography. London: Palgrave Macmillan. P.37-66; DOI: 10.1057/978-1-137-59007-7; http://www.palgrave.com/gb/book/9781137590060; ISBN: 978-1-137-59007-7 (Publicēts un indeksēts SCOPUS/ published and inexed in SCOPUS).
  • 4.    Valtenbergs, V., Ebele, I. (2017) The need for integral approach in global education and global citizenship. Virtual presentation. Conference “EDULEARN 2017”. Panel “Leadership in 21st century Education.” Available: https://iated.org/concrete3/paper_detail.php?paper_id=59398. EDULEARN17 Proceedings. ISBN: 978-84-697-3777-4. DOI 10.21125/edulearn.2017. (Publicēts tiešsaistes datu bāzē. Indeksēts Web of Sciences/ published and indexed in Web of Science). DOI: 10.21125/edulearn.2017.2412
  • 5.    Zelče, V. (2018). The Transformation of ‘Holiday’ in Post-Soviet Space: Celebrating Soviet Victory Day in Latvia. Europe-Asia Studies, 70(3), 388–420. ISSN 0966-8136 (print) 1465-3427 (Online), doi.org/10.1080/09668136.2018.1454402 (Indeksēts/Indexed: Scopus, ABC Pol Sci (A Bibliography of Contents, Political Science & Government), Abstracts of Hungarian Economic Literature, Academic Abstracts, America: History and Life, British Humanities Index, Criminal Justice Abstracts, Current Contents/Social & Behavioural Sciences, Geographical Abstracts Human Geography, Historical Abstracts, International Political Science Abstracts, PAIS–Public Affairs Information Services, Periodica Islamica, Social SCISEARCH, Thomson Reuters Social Sciences Citation Index® (SSCI))


Phase: IV : Scientific articles  submitted for publishing and indexing in Scopus/Web of Science:
 

  • 1.    Cunska, Z. (2016). Socio-economic determinants of partnership status in the Baltic countries.  Baltic Journal of Economics. (iesniegts publicēšanai un indeksēšanai Scopus/Web of Science datubāzē/ submitted for publishing and indexing in SCOPUS/Web of Science).
  • 2.    Felcis, R. (2018). Translation of experience and knowledge in private forest owners' networks. Proceedings, 24th Annual International Scientific Conference "Research for Rural Development 2018". Jelgava: Latvia University of Life Sciences and Technologies (LLU), 16 - 18 May, 2018. ISSN 1691-4031 (print), ISSN 2255-923X (online). (Pieņemts publicēšanai un iesniegts indeksēšanai SCOPUS/ Accepted for publishing and indexing in SCOPUS).
  • 3.    Kaprans M., Mierina I., Minority reconsidered: Challenging the standard model of the Latvian Russophones' identity (CEAS-2018-0037). (Iesniegts publicēšanai un indeksēšanai SCOPUS/ submitted for publishing and indexing in SCOPUS).
  • 4.    Mieriņa I. (2016). Free but lost: Political alienation and anomia in Latvia today. (Iesniegts publicēšanai un indeksēšanai SCOPUS/ submitted for publishing and indexing in SCOPUS)
  • 5.    Misāne, A. (2016). Saplēstais pārklājs. Anomijas konceptualizācija sociālā konstrukcionisma perspektīvā. Reliģiski-Filozofiskie Raksti, ISSN 1407-1908  (iesniegts publicēšanai un indeksēšanai Scopus datubāzē/ submitted for publishing and indexing in SCOPUS).
  • 6.    Misāne, A. (2018) The grey market of “invisible religion” in Latvia. Proceedings of the 19th International Scientific Conference “Economic Science for Rural Development 2018”. Jelgava, LLU ESAF, 9-11 May 2018. (Pieņemts publicēšanai un iesniegts indeksēšanai SCOPUS/ Accepted for publishing and indexing in SCOPUS).
  • 7.    Niklass, Mareks. (2018). Social Welfare Policy Preferences in Latvia: Evidence from ISSP Surveys. CBU International Conference Proceedings 2018. Prague, 21-23 March 2018. (Submitted for publishing and indexing in Web of Science).
  • 8.    Valtenbergs, V., Svence, A, Alkšere, I. (2016) Finding one’s voice. The Analysis of online petitions of the Platform Manabalss.lv, Journal of Baltic Studies (iesniegts publicēšanai un indeksēšanai Scopus datubāzē).
  • 9.    Zelče, V. Sovietization of Rainis and Aspazija: Jubilee rituals and discourses in the Soviet Latvia. (iesniegts publicēšanai SCOPUS datu bāzā/ submitted for the publication in Scopus Data base).

Phase: IV : Scientific articles  prepared to be submitted for publishing and indexing in Scopus/Web of Science:
 

  • 1.    Mieriņa, I. Historical memory as a divisive force: national identity, exclusionism and xenophobia in an ethnically diverse society. (sagatavots iesniegšanai un indeksēšanai SCOPUS datubāzē/ prepared to be submitted and indexed in SCOPUS database).
  • 2.    Misāne A., Niklass M. (2018).Value diversity and religious diversity in Latvia. (sagatavots iesniegšanai un indeksēšanai SCOPUS datubāzē/ prepared to be submitted and indexed in SCOPUS database).( Tiek aptverti gan 2., gan 3.projekta pētnieciskie jautājumi/ The article covers research issues of both Project 2 and Project 3).
  • 3.     Zelče, V.  Raksts “The Soviet Nostalgia in Post-Soviet Latvia” .Pētījuma pamatā 2016. gadā VPP “SUSTINNO” ietvaros veiktās aptaujas par Latvijas iedzīvotāju attieksmi pret padomju periodu rezultāti. (Sagatavots iesniegšanai SCOPUS datu bāzē iekļautā izdevumā/ prepared to be submitted and indexed in Scopus data base).


Number of original scientific articles enclosed in magazines of other important databases (such as  EBSCO, ProQuest, Tylor&Francis, Science Direct etc.) or in compendiums of conference articles:

Phase: IV

  • 1.    Zelče, V. (2017). History in the films of Jānis Streičs. Kultūras Krustpunkti = Culture Crossroads. 2017. Vol. 10. P. 91–110. ISSN 2500-9974 Raksta saite/Article: http://www.culturecrossroads.lv/pdf/228/en Žurnāla saite/The Journal: http://www.culturecrossroads.lv/journal/12.(Indeksēts/Indexed in EBSCO (Humanities Source Ultimate), ULRICH'S, Central and Eastern European Online Library (CEEOL).)


Reviewed scientific monographs:

  • 1.    Zobena A.(zin.red.). (2018). Apmaldījušies brīvībā: anomija mūsdienu Latvijā.= Los tin Freedom: Anomy in Contemporary Latvia. Sērijā: Inovācijas un ilgtspējīga attīstība Latvijā/ Innovations and sustainable development in Latvia. Rīga: LU Akadēmiskais apgāds. 184.lpp.
  • 2.    Zobena A. (zin.red.). (2018). Inovatīvi risinājumi ceļā uz ilgtspēju: sabiedrība, ekonomika, vide. = Innovative Solutions for Sustainability: Society, Economy, Environment. Sērijā: Inovācijas un ilgtspējīga attīstība Latvijā/ Innovations and sustainable development in Latvia. Rīga: LU Akadēmiskais apgāds. 296.lpp.

Popular-science publications:

  • 1.    Ikstens, Jānis. Free and fair elections / Jānis Ikstens. (Representative and accountable government). Bibliogr.: p.114 // How democratic is Latvia? Audit of democracy 2005-2014 / [scientific editor Juris Rozenvalds ; University of Latvia Advanced Social and Political Research Institute]. Riga : LU Akadēmiskais apgāds, 2015. P.105-114.
  • 2.    Ikstens, Jānis. The democratic role of political parties / Jānis Ikstens. (Representative and accountable government). Bibliogr.: p.128 // How democratic is Latvia? Audit of democracy 2005-2014 / [scientific editor Juris Rozenvalds ; University of Latvia Advanced Social and Political Research Institute]. Riga : LU Akadēmiskais apgāds, 2015. P.115-128.
  • 3.    Valtenbergs V.un I.Mieriņu vadībā ir uzsākta Tautas attīstības pārskata 2017/18 izstrāde “Sabiedriskā labuma radīšana un kolektīvo resursu nosargāšana Latvijā”, kurā izmantotas SUSTINNO projektā iegūtās atziņas. Aptaujas īstenošana realizēta ar SUSTINNO līdzekļiem.  Sagatavots Latvijas Universitātes iekšējā attīstības granta pieteikums Nr. AAP2013/36 “Pārskats par tautas attīstību 2017/2018”
  • 4.    Valtenbergs, V., Buholcs, J., Vingre, A. (2017) Informācijpratība un dzīves meistarība politikā un valsts pārvaldē. Galv. red. Baiba Holma. Latvija. Pārskats par tautas attīstību 2015/2016. Dzīves meistarība un informācijpratība. Rīga: LU Sociālo un politisko pētījumu institūts, 52-63. lpp. ISBN 978-9934-18-240-2. Pieejams: http://www.szf.lu.lv/fileadmin/user_upload/szf_faili/Petnieciba/sppi/tautas/original/TAP_2015-2016.pdf.
  • 5.    Vārpiņa Z. Dalība žurnāla sagatavošanā par demogrāfijas un ģimenes situāciju Saiemas deputātiem sadarbībā ar Re:Baltica. / Participation of Z.Varpina in the preparation of the Journak about demographic and familiy situation for the deputees of Latvian Parliament (in cooperation with Re: Baltica.
  • 6.    Zelče, V. (2015). Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs – 8 vai X mēneši. Delfi.lv. 13. okt. Sk.: http://www.delfi.lv/news/comment/comment/vita-zelce-latvijas-okupacijas-muzejs-8-vai-x-menesi.d?id=46579957
  • 7.    Zelče, V., Ardava, L. (2017). Media literacy. A code for sustainable development of Latvia in the age of post-truth? In: Holma, B. (ed.). Latvia. Human Development Report. Mastery of Life and Information Literacy. Rīga: ASPRI. P. 78–94. ISBN 978-9934-18-241-9; https://www.szf.lu.lv/petnieciba/petijumipublikacijas/tautas-attistiba-latvija/
  • 8.    Zelče, V., Ardava, L. (2017). Medijpratība. Vai Latvijas ilgtspējīgas attīstības kods postpatiesības laikmetā? Grām.: Holma, B. (red.) Latvija. Pārskats par tautas attīstību. 2015/2016. Dzīves meistarība un informācijpratība. Rīga: LU Sociālo un politisko pētījumu institūts, 2017. 79.–94. lpp. ISBN 978-9934-18-240-2 ; http://www.szf.lu.lv/fileadmin/user_upload/szf_faili/Petnieciba/sppi/tautas/original/TAP_2015-2016.pdf  

Reports and Scientific papers:

  • Zelče, V. (2016). Raiņa 100. jubileja: tapšana un svinēšana. Grām.: Lāms, E. (red.). Aktuālas problēmas literatūras un kultūras pētniecībā: rakstu krājums = Current Issues in Literary and Cultural Research: Conference Proceedings. Vol. 21. Liepāja: Liepājas Universitāte, Humanitāro un mākslas zinātņu fakultāte, Kurzemes Humanitārais institūts, LU Literatūras, folkloras un mākslas institūts. 44.–64. lpp. ISSN 2500-9508
  • Misāne, A. (2016). “Anomija kā laikmeta un sabiedrības diagnoze”. Vērtības: Eiropa un Latvija.1.sēj. Vērtību pētījumi- filozofiskie aspekti. Red. M.Kūle. Rīga: LU Filozofijas un socioloģijas institūts.297.- 308.lpp. (publicēts/published).
     

Project No.4. Environmental Diversity and Sustainable Governance
01/01/2017

Scientific publications:

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Ernsteins R., Kaulins J., Zilniece I., Lontone A. Coastal Governance Solutions Development in Latvia: Collaboration Communication and Indicator Systems (Chapter 6). Coastal Zones: Solutions for the 21st Century (ed. J.Baztan, JP.Vanderlinden at al). Elsevier. 2015, pp. 85-96. DOI 10.1016/B978-0-12-802748-6.00006-1. Available ScienceDirect database.

Kudreņickis I., Ernšteins R., Lontone A., Kauliņš J., Zvirbule L., Strazdiņš J., Šteinberga Z., Zīlniece I., Ķepals A. Municipal Climate Change Adaptation Governance in Latvia: Approaching Cross-Sectorial and Multi-Intrumental Understanding. Regional Formation and Development Studies. Journal of Social Sciences, ISSN 2029-9370. Vol. 14, Nr. 3, Klaipeda, 2014. p.40-52, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15181/rfds.v14i3.862. Available in EBSCO database.
 

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Brizga J., Fengb K., Hubacekb K. Household carbon footprints in the Baltic States: a global multi-regional input-output analysis from 1995-2011”. In magazine: ELSEVIER. Applied Energy. Science Direct Publishing 2016. 9 p.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306261916300903

 Articles, publications:

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Ernsteins R., Kaulins J., Kudrenickis I., Zilniece I. Sustainable coastal governance: Coastal science and socio-ecological indicator systems. CD proceedings: Sustainable Development Conference, 2015, Tomorrow People Organization, Bangkok, Thailand, pp.389-399. 2015, ISBN 978-86-87043-30-5. It is electronic form published in the conference e-proceedings. It is placed in the database.

Kaulins J., Ernsteins R. Indicator systems for municipal sustainable development governance: design and structure, construction and integration. Proceedings: 21st Annual International Sustainable Development Research Society Conference: Tipping Point: Vulnerability and Adaptive Capacity, Melbourne, Australia, 2015. http://isdrs.org/conferences/past-conferences/2015-australia/

Ernsteins R., Kaulins J., Zilniece I., Lontone-Ievina A., Kepals A. Integrated Coastal Governance: Insuring the Integration Principle for Sustainable Development Strategic Planning in Coastal Municipalities. Collection of articles, 17. International scientific conference, University of Liepaja in cooperation with University of Malardalen, Liepaja, Latvia, 2015, pp.308.-319.

Kaulins J., Ernsteins R., Lontone-Ievina A., Zvirbule L., Graudina-Bombiza S., Zilniece I. Sustainable Development Strategies in Municipalities of Latvia: Ensuring the Integration of Sustainability Principle in Development Planning. Collection of articles, 17. International scientific conference, University of Liepaja in cooperation with University of Malardalen, Liepaja, Latvia, 2015, pp.320.-331.

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Lontone A., Ernsteins R., Zvirbule L., Lubuze M., Antons V. Sustainability Triple Bottom Line Management Enhancement for Municipal Level: Integrated Governance Environment Dimension. In book: W.Leal Filho et al. (eds.), Sustainable Development, Knowledge Society and Smart Future Manufacturing Technologies, World Sustainability Series. Springer Publishing 2015. pp. 331.-341. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-14883-0_25.

Ernsteins R., Krislauka M., Lice E., Graudina – Bombiza S., Lontone – Ievina A., Antons V. Development of household environmental governance approach: integration of clusters of habitat, food and mobility (in Latvian).. 74th Scientific Conference of University of Latvia. Geography. Geology. Environmental Science. Proceedings. Riga: University of Latvia, 2016. 454-460 p.

Ernsteins R. Imperative of complementary development of environmental communication instruments: providing of environmental communication sector in public governance (in Latvian). 74th Scientific Conference of University of Latvia. Geography. Geology. Environmental Science. Proceedings. Riga: University of Latvia, 2016. 441-448 p.

Ernsteins R., Lubuze M., Stals A., Kocmarjova O., Lontone – Ievina A., Osniece K. Development of environmentally friendly municipal policies in Latvia: communication of organisation, target groups and self-experience (in Latvian). 74th Scientific Conference of University of Latvia. Geography. Geology. Environmental Science. Proceedings. Riga: University of Latvia, 2016. 460-466 p.
 

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International scientific conference of the University of Liepaja.

Kudrenickis I., Ernsteins R., Lagzdina E. Climate change governance in the municipalities of Latvia: complementarity of instruments and colaborative governance (in Latvian). Proceedings. 18th International scientific conference, University of Liepaja, Liepaja, Latvia, 2016. pp.355-365

Ernsteins R., Kaulins J., Lontone-Ievina A., Zvirbule L., Zilniece I. Environmental Governance in Municipalities: Insuring the Integration Principle for Sustainable Development Strategic Planning in interaction with disciplinary approach of environmental governance survey (in Latvian). Proceedings., 17th International scientific conference, University of Liepaja, Liepaja, Latvia, 2016, pp.325-337

Ernsteins R., Lagzdina E., Stals A., Development of Municipal Environmental Communication: Development of Governance and Communications Instruments in Liepaja City (in Latvian). Proceedings. 18th International scientific conference, University of Liepaja, Liepaja, Latvia, 2016. pp.338-354.

Ernsteins R., Graudina-Bombiza S., Lontone-Ievina A., Kaulins J., Rusmanis U., Antons V. Municipal Environmentally Friendly Behavior Development: Framework, Evaluation and Policy (in Latvian). Proceedings. 18th International scientific conference, University of Liepaja, Liepaja, Latvia, 2016. pp.309-324.
 

Analytical reports:

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As a result of the research and best practice examples are prepared analytical surveys for further investigation and policy reports development:

1.Integrated planning development for municipal (sustainable) development governance in Latvia.
2. Sustainable development governance supervision system development: the indicator approach.
3. Sustainable development governance supervision system development: the indicator system in Latvia.
4.Constructive ensurance of sustainable development governance indicators.

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As a result of the research and best practice examples are prepared analytical surveys for further investigation, approbation of the results and policy recommendations development:
1. Sustainable consumption approach: research and governance.
2.Environmental values-actions-loads interaction system and inner elements correlations.
3.Multi-regional input-output model for environmental load assessment in Latvia.
4.Saulkrasti development governance: Sustainable development strategy (SDS) implementation assessment applying in practice the indicator system.
5.Coastal zone definition and particularities of sustainable development governance indicator system in coastal territories.
6. Salacgriva climate change adaptation governance: municipal strategy development planning and evaluation.