XIX April HSE conference presentations
XIX April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development organized by Higher School of Economics took place in Moscow on April 10-13, 2018.
During the conference, well-known researchers – political scientists, economists and sociologists, as well as senior officials and businessmen discussed a number of topical issues faced by the modern society: Banking and Payment Systems, Risk Assessment, Financial Innovations, Demography and Labor Markets, Local Government and Civic Self-Organization, Healthcare and Education.
IIMS and ICSID team members were actively involved in the Conference - they moderated sessions, discussed papers and presented their own research.
IIMS Head Andrei Yakovlev was a moderator of Section O. «State and Local Government Challenges» and the Section F. «Law and Economics», session Va-10. «Encouraging Business-state Cooperation in the Developing World: Evidence from Public-Private Partnerships in Russia and China» and Roundtable B-06/1. «Incentives for Academic and Applied Research and Reproduction of the Professional Economic Community. Organized jointly with the Association of Russian Economic Think Tanks (ARETT)» .
IIMS Chief Research Fellow Tatiana Dolgopyatova was a co-moderator of Section L «Firms and Markets».
Papers presented at the April Conference included:
Honorary paper by Andrei Yakovlev «Non-Standard Institutions, Elites and ‘Bottom-up Reforms’»
A. Yudanov, A. Yakovlev «Rapid growth and the imperative to improve the market environment (why do gazelles participate in associations?)»
O. Balaeva, A. Yakovlev, J. Rodionova, D. Yesaulov «Estimation of costs in the Russian public procurement system»
Y. Rodionova, A. Tkachenko, A. Yakovlev «Reasons for contracting with predetermined suppliers: results of an empirical study»
M. Solosina, A. Yakovlev, O. Balaeva, T. Gogoleva «What system of state administration at the regional level can support positive changes?»
A. Yakovlev, T. Azarnova, A. Garmonova «Elite interactions in Russian institutional context: the case of Voronezh region»
A. Kazun, A. Kazun «A friend who was supposed to lose: how Donald Trump was portrayed in the Russian media?»
E. Borisova, V. Bryzgalin, I. Levina «On the relationship between trust, social norms, and economic growth»
I. Marques «Credible commitment, institutional quality, and public-private partnerships: evidence from vocational education in Russia’s Regions»
I. Levina «Institutional barriers to decentralization at the firms: evidence from Russia»
E. Borisova, D. Ivanov, K. Schoors «Generalized Trust, Preferences for Redistribution and Target Groups: Moderating Role of the Institutions»
V. Bazavliuk «Is the project of dual education in Russia innovative? Results of the field research»