Naukograds, meaning ‘science cities,’ focused largely on science in the Soviet period, but have since become aimed more at small business and business services in the post-soviet era, Denis Ivanov , a Research Fellow with HSE’s International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development, said in the paper, ‘Transition and Path-dependence in Knowledge-intensive Industry Location: Case of Russian Professional Services,’ which was presented at a joint seminar of HSE’s Laboratory for Labour Market Studies and the Centre for Labour Market Studies
July 7, 2014 hosted the fourth Economic Congress Germany - Russia 2014 / Germany - Ukraine 2014. Economic Congress organized Wegweiser Media & Conferences GmbH Berlin, Embassy of Ukraine in Germany Trade Representation of the Russian Federation Embassy in Germany, Eastern Committee of German economy, and the Council of the Russian economy in Germany. In this Congress was presented a report of the Director of Institute for Industrial and Market Studies A. Yakovlev
Brendan McElroy, Research Fellow of International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development (HSE), Ph.D. student of the Harvard University told about his work and life in Russia.
26th June on IAMO Forum 2014, Halle, Germany held report A. Yakovlev «The Effectiveness of Simple Homogeneous Commodity Procurement under Rigid Governmental Regulation: The Case of Granulated Sugar Procurement in Russia». Co-authors of the report were O. Demidova and A. Bashina.
Anton Kazun, a research assistant of Institute for Industrial and Market Studies was awarded a Diploma of the finalist for the "Best Master's Thesis" nomination in All-Russian thesis competition for The All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VTsIOM) prize.
On May 29-31, the International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development (ICSID, HSE) held an international conference on ‘Regional Heterogeneity and Incentives for Governance’ in Pushkin, St. Petersburg.
In the June Research Papers in Economics (RePEc) ranking, the Higher School of Economics took the lead among Russian economics institutes and centres for the first time in the ranking’s history.
At a meeting of HSE’s Academic Council on May 30, Evgeny Yasin was reelected as the university’s academic supervisor, and Alexander Shokhin — as HSE’s president.
On May 28, 2014 Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed off the papers confirming that Yaroslav Kuzminov will remain in his role as Rector of the HSE for the next five years.
Your Chance to Pick the Brains of International Academic Journal Chief Editors at HSE Conference Session
On the 28 th May at the ‘Analytical communities in policy advisory systems at global and local level: comparative analysis of policy impact’ international conference there will be a special ‘journals’ session. The editors of four major international journals on public policy will explain how they select articles for publication and give advice on how to present your work to improve the chances of getting it published in a good journal.