A Companion To

Svetozar Steve Pejovich

Call for Undergraduate Students from Montenegro
The Lucha Institute celebrates the academic legacy of Svetozar Steve Pejovich, one of the most eminent economist in the world.

All undergraduate students are invited to apply for this paid fellowship that will be organised from December 1st, 2018 to March 22nd, 2019. Selected candidate will work with a team of researchers from The Lucha Institute on creating A Companion to Svetozar Steve Pejovich in Montenegrin language. Thanks to generosity of Family Pejovich, selected candidate will be compensated for contribution to this project.

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Research and
Analysis of Academic Legacy

Selected candidate will work promptly with team of researchers from The Lucha Institute on researching and analysing work of Prof. Pejovich and preparing it for the publication that will be published on March 22nd, 2019.


A Companion to
Svetozar Steve Pejovich

The publication will contain the main ideas, works, and academic achievements of Svetozar Steve Pejovich in his long career as economist and professor at Texas A&M University in Montenegrin language.


Conference and
Public Presentation

On March 22nd, 2019, The Lucha Institute will organise a public presentation of the results achieved. The conference will be attended by Montenegrin and regional experts and students.

Who is
Svetozar Steve Pejovich?

Svetozar Pejovich is Professor of Economics Emeritus at Texas A&M University and Senior Research Fellow for the International Centre for Economic Research in Torino, Italy. He received his Ph.D. in economics from Georgetown University and L.L.B. from the University of Belgrade, and he has taught at St. Mary’s College, University of Dallas, Ohio University, Ohio State University, University of Donja Gorica, Universities of Innsbruck and Linz, and Francisco Marroquin University.

Professor Pejovich’s books includeThe Market-Planned Economy of Yugoslavia; Fundamentals of Economics: A Property Rights Approach; The Economics of Property Rights: Towards a Theory of Comparative Economic Systems; Economic Analysis of Institutions and Systems; Law, Informal Institutions and Economic Performance; The Economics of Property Rights (with E. Furubotn); Individual Liberty: Selected Works of W. H. Hutt (with D. Klingaman); Governmental Policies and the Free Market: The U.S. Economy in the 1970s; The Codetermination Movement in the West; Economic and Philosophical Foundations of Capitalism; Socialism: Institutional, Philosophical and Economic Issues; The Economic Foundations of Property Rights; and The Economics of Property Rights. A contributor to numerous volumes, Professor Pejovich is the author of over 75 articles in scholarly journals.

Meet Our Team
Slobodan Franeta
Team Leader
Violeta Žudić
Team Co-Leader
Ajla Mustafalić
Conference Organiser
Jovana Radović
Conference Co-Organizer
Selected Candidate
Research Fellow