European Institute of cross-border studies

Péter Balogh

Research fellow



Péter Balogh holds a PhD in Human Geography from Stockholm University (2014). His dissertation deals with Polish-German contacts in the borderland around Szczecin. In 2014-2015, Péter was a Marie Curie postdoctoral fellow at the Institute for Regional Studies, CERS-HAS, in a project on spatial polarisation in Central and Eastern Europe. He joined the European Institute of cross-border studies in May 2015. Péter’s interests include the study of political and cultural borders, centre-periphery relations, (critical) geopolitics, and national narratives.

Some publications

- Balogh, P. (2015): Changing patterns of city-hinterland relations in Central and East European borderlands: Szczecin on the edge of Poland and Germany. In: Governance in Transition, eds. J. Buček & A. Ryder, Springer, Dordrecht, pp. 175-194.

- Balogh, P. (2014): The Russian-Polish borderland: From physical towards mental borders? In: The New European Frontiers: Social and Spatial (Re)Integration Issues in Multicultural and Border Regions, eds. M. Bufon, J. Minghi & A. Paasi, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, pp. 89-109.

- Balogh, P. (2013): Sleeping abroad but working at home: Cross-border residential mobility between transnationalism and (re)bordering. Geografiska Annaler: Series B, Human Geography, vol. 95, no. 2, pp. 189-204.

- Balogh, P. (2013): The Outsider Advantage. Interviewing Planners and other Elites in the Polish- German Borderland. Journal of Settlements and Spatial Planning, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 101-108.

- Lundén, T., Mellbourn, A., von Wedel, J. & Balogh, P. (2009): Szczecin. A Cross-Border Center of Conflict and Cooperation. In: Conflict and Cooperation in Divided Cities, ed. J. Jańczak, Logos Verlag, Berlin, pp. 109-121.


Central European Service for Cross-Border Initiatives


Transfrontier Euro-Institut Network (TEIN)


Mission Opérationnelle Transfrontalière (MOT)


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 Friss hírek

// 2015.01.07.Crossing the borders: best practices of cross-border cooperation within the Danube Region
Closing Conference of the project, Budapest, February 26, 2015

// 2014.09.05.Professional internship for university students