On Friday, 1st of April 2016, Balkan Studies Center organized Round Table 8 on “Economy and Security: Money Laundering in the Balkans“. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ali Caksu briefly presented the topic and the round table speaker Prof. Dr. Mesut Idriz.
Prof. Dr. Mesut Idriz gave a backround and discussed the topic on the international level with a focus on the Balkan region. He discussed that this is a global problem which started with the so-called democratization of the states after 1970. Further, specifically referred to the NGOs that are related to this problem. Whiling summing up Prof. Dr. Mesut Idriz emphasized that there is no proper definition of money laundering.
After Prof. Dr. Mesut Idriz presentation, participants had the opportunity to ask the questions and participate in the discussion.