The Institute for Industrial and Market Studies (IIMS) was founded in April 1997, and is one of the first research institutes to have been established at the Higher School of Economics. The institute focuses on the empirical analysis of business behaviors, market development, competition policy, the business climate and relations between business and government.
The Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) has released an eBook titled "Procurement in Focus: Rules, Discretion, and Emergencies". Along with other European scholars interested in public procurement, IIMS researchers Polina Detkova, Pavel Pronin, Andrey Tkachenko and Andrei Yakovlev contributed to the book with the chapter "Changing perceptions of corruption during the Covid-19 pandemic in Russia".
"Seminar on Sustainable Development, Sustainability, and the Private Economy" was conducted on December 10 as part of the BRI Forum, and was hosted by the Centre For Research of Private Economy (CRPE), the School of Economics, and the Ningbo Centre for Sci. & Tec (Zhejiang University).
"The Berlin International College of Research and Graduate Training” (BIRT) at the Cluster of Excellence “Contestations of the Liberal Script” (SCRIPTS) offer 1- 2 fellowships for the maximum duration of 12 months.
The 16th European Association for Comparative Economic Studies Conference took place on September 13-17th. Andrey Tkachenko, Yuliya Rodionova and Milena Obuscharova presented their papers during the contributed paper sessions among the other HSE scholars.
An article «Composition of the ruling elite, incentives for productive usage of rents, and prospects for Russia’s limited access order» by Andrei Yakovlev was published on the Post-Soviet Affairs website.
Bocconi University, in partnership with Policies for Smart Specialisation (POLISS), is organising the 6th Geography of Innovation Conference which will take place at Bocconi University in Milan from 26th to 28th January 2022.
An article “Public Procurement Efficiency as Perceived by Market Participants: The Case of Russia” by Olga Balaeva, Yuliya Rodionova, Andrei Yakovlev and Andrey Tkachenko was published online in "International Journal of Public Administration".
An article "Conflict resolution practice in public procurement: evidence from Russia” by Yuliya Rodionova was published online in "International Journal of Conflict Management".
Elena Sidorova, a junior research fellow at Institute for Industrial and Market Studies, has made the final list of the 2021 HSE Best Teachers award winners.
The extended deadline for abstract submission is 15 September, 2021.
The conference is planned to take place in a hybrid form on 29-30 November 2021. This year's title is "The changing repertoire of state intervention to promote development in an unfolding new world order”.