Milenko Petrovic

Senior Lecturer

Undergraduate & Honours Co-ordinator
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Internal Phone: 95547

Qualifications & Memberships

Research Interests

Current research interest concerns problems of democratisation and economic marketisation of post-communist Europe as well as the prospects for further EU enlargement to the East and its impacts on New Zealand.

  • Comparative European and East European politics
  • Comparative political economy and public policy
  • Political and economic transition in Eastern Europe
  • EU enlargement to the East – politics, processes, impacts
  • EU enlargement to the East – impacts on New Zealand
  • Historical, socio-cultural, economic and political aspects of the communist legacy in Eastern Europe
  • Modern history of Eastern Europe

Recent Publications


Milenko Petrovic was Jean Monnet Chair between 2017 and 2021.