The International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development (ICSID) brings together Russian and foreign experts in economics and political science from the Institute for Industrial and Market Studies (IIMS) of the National Research University Higher School of Economics and the Harriman Institute (Columbia University) as well as the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Emory University and The George Washington University. The Center focuses on the study of collective actions, public goods, political elites, social capital and economic history.
In warm appreciation of our association during the past year, we wish you a very happy Christmas, peace, prosperity and every success throughout the coming year. We look forward to working with you in 2022!
ASEEES (Association for Slavic, East European, & Eurasian Studies) Virtual Convention was held in New Orleans, LA on November 18-21 and online on December 1-3. The theme this year was “Diversity, Intersectionality, Interdisciplinarity”, several ISCID team members took part in the event.
Andrei Yakovlev, The ICSID Director, presented the paper “Why not fair electoral results but performance in the office is more important for re-election of regional governors in Russia?” at the 7th The Role of the State in Varieties of Capitalism Conference (SVOC).
"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 Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia (CREECA) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites applications for one-semester Wisconsin Russia Project pre-doctoral dissertation fellowships for Russian social scientists, funded with a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York.
An article "Public Service Motivation as a Predictor of Corruption, Dishonesty, and Altruism" by Jordan Gans-Morse, Alexander Kalgin, Andrey Klimenko, Dmitriy Vorobyev and Andrei Yakovlev was published online in Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory.
An article “Practicing (State) Capitalism at Petrobras and Rosneft” by Amanda Zadorian was published in International Journal of Public Administration.
Kyle Marquardt, a research fellow at ICSID, has made the final list of the 2021 HSE Best Teachers award as a winner in the Student Research Paper Competition category. Warmest congratulations to Kyle on his hard-earned success!
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”.
An HSE University corporate media "Okna Rosta" spoke to the ICSID director Andrei Yakovlev about the history of the Center, being efficient as a global team, the challenges ahead, and more.