Social Sciences Group

The Social Science Group (SSG) is a multidisciplinary, applied research group that is dedicated to facilitate a better understanding of the complex social world that we live in. The group is an applied research group that combines a number of different academic disciplines together in a cohesive way to work on a range of different personal, social and cultural issues in conjunction with local, regional and international organisations. Active research areas of the group are the following ones:


SSG Publications

How a larger family business is different from a non-family one?
Erick P.C. Chang, Sina Zare, Veland Ramadani,
Journal of Business Research, Elsevier, 2022

The Changing Prospects of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Decade of Action - Do Personal Values Matter?
Sahar Sepasi, Gadaf Rexhepi, Amir Rahdari,
Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, Wiley 2020

Social Entrepreneurship Orientation - Drivers of Success for Start-ups and Established Industrial Firms
Jantje Halberstadt, Thomas Niemand, Sascha Kraus, Gadaf Rexhepi, Paul Jones, Norbert Kailer
Industrial Marketing Management, Elsevier 2020

The Impact of Judgment and Framing on Entrepreneurs’ Decision-making
Amir Emami, Dianne HB Welsh, Veland Ramadani, Ali Davari
Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Routledge 2020

The Practice of Predatory Publishing in the Academic Community in Macedonia
Sami Mehmeti
International conference on Corruption in Higher Education, 2018

Freedom of Religion or Freedom from Religion - Religious Liberty and the Separation of Church and State
Sami Mehmeti
International Scientific Conference Ohrid School Of Law

The Importance of Introducing a Merit-Based Hiring System in North Macedonian Governments
Larry Hubbell, Veli Kreci
SEEU Review, Volume 14, Issue 2, 2020

The Role of Volunteering in the Integration of Roma Children in Schools-Lessons for the Republic of North Macedonia
Merita Zulfiu Alili, Veli Kreci, Alexander Krauss and Nada Trunk
SEEU Review, Volume 14, Issue 2, 2020

EU Challenge to Build a Cohesive and Diverse Society, Step by Step towards Inclusion in School
Veli Kreci et al.
ToKnowPress, International Academic Publisher, 2020

The Architecture of Social Finance
Gadaf Rexhepi
Routledge Handbook of Social and Sustainable Finance

Construction of the International System of Versailles According to the Doctrine of Woodrow Wilson
Albulena Halili
Central and Eastern European Online Library, ILIRIA International Review

Developing a Sustainability Reporting Assessment Tool for Higher Education Institutions:The University of California
Sahar Sepasi, Amir Rahdari, Gadaf Rexhepi
Sustainable Development - Wiley

The Impact of Knowledge Spillovers and Innovation on Firm-performance:Findings from the Balkans Countries
Veland Ramadani, Hyrije Abazi-Alili, Léo-Paul Dana, Gadaf Rexhepi, Sadudin Ibraimi
International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Innovation – The Drivers of Business Growth?
Gadaf Rexhepi, Selma Kurtishi, Gjilnaipe Bexheti
Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences

Role of Municipal Council in Increasing Citizen Participation at the Local Budget Process
Memet Memeti, Veli Kreci
International Public Administration Review

The impact of Territorial Re-organisational Policy Interventions in the Republic of Macedonia
Veli Kreci, Bekim Ymeri
Local Government Studies Journal