Katerina Shapkova Kocevska is an associate professor at the Institute of Business Law and Economic Sciences at the Faculty of Law Iustinianus Primus, University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. She teaches several courses at the university: Economics, Political Economy, Contemporary Economic Theories, Managerial Finances, Public Sector Economics and Public Finances. She holds a PhD degree in the field of economic sciences from the University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. The title of her doctoral dissertation is “Formal institutions and economic growth – economic analysis of property rights”.
Her field of research is institutional economics and economics of education. Katerina has published more than 30 scientific papers and works and coauthored 2 books. In 2012, Katerina was awarded with Junior Faculty Development Program (JFDP) fellowship and got placement at the Florida State University, USA.
She has been a member of the local organizing board of the Free Market Road Show in Macedonia since 2013. She was a member of the Society for Institutional and Organizational Economics.