Welcome to AABS

The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies

The AABS promotes research and education in Baltic Studies by sponsoring meetings and conferences, supporting publications, sustaining a program of scholarships, grants, and prizes, and disseminating news of current interest in Baltic Studies.


Baltic Ways is a podcast bringing listeners insights and interviews from the world of Baltic Studies, hosted by Dr. Indra Ekmanis, Editor of FPRI’s Baltic Bulletin. In interviews with experts, the podcast explores the past, present and future of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania — and the many ways these three countries on the Baltic Sea impact the politics, history, and culture of the region and beyond.

Upcoming Conference

AABS 2022

May 27–29, 2022

Seattle, WA, USA

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Journal of Baltic Studies 52/3 Now Available Online

Journal of Baltic Studies 52/3 Now Available Online

The third 2021 issue of Journal of Baltic Studies (Vol 52, Issue 2) is now available online. The issue contains articles on the gender-specific examination of migration decision-making and remittance behavior among Latvian emigrants; military spouses in contemporary...

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