Researchers from The International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development (ICSID) at the Higher School of Economics (HSE) took part at joint Workshop on Comparative Studies of Regional Governance in China and Russia with the Institute of Emerging Market at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
ICSID Research Fellow Israel Marques successfully defended his doctoral dissertation "Political institutions and preferences for social policy in the post-communist world" at Columbia University on September 10, 2015.
On August 8-14 the 29th International Conference of Agricultural Economics took place in Rome, Italy.
The article ‘Institutional Frameworks to Support Regulatory Reform in Middle-income Economies: Lessons from Russia's Recent Experience’ by Andrei Yakovlev, Director of the International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development was published in the journal ‘Post-Communist Economies’.
IX World Congress of ICCEES (International Council for Central and East European Studies) was held in Makuhari, Japan, on August 3-8, 2015. The event was supported by the Japan Council for Russian and East European Studies.
24th international Silvaplana Workshop in Political Economy took place in a beautiful Alpine town of Pontresina, Switzerland, on July 25-29, 2015.
The HSE selected its best teachers and emloyees who will receive academic bonus payments in 2015.
An article "The Impacts of Different Regulatory Regimes on the Effectiveness of Public Procurement" was published online in the "International Journal of Public Administration" in July 2015. The paper was co-authored by the IIMS researchers Andrei Yakovlev, Andrei Tkachenko, Olga Demidova and Olga Balaeva.
Thomas Remington, Leading Research Fellow at the International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development (ICSID), told The HSE Look about the projects at ICSID and involvement of students into research.
The fourth annual conference of the HSE International Centre for the Study of Institutions and Development recently concluded. Leading researchers from Russia and abroad discussed the effect that institutions, elites and collective action all have on the economies of countries, especially developing economies.