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!
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.
7th The Role of State in Varieties of Capitalism (SVOC) Annual International Conference to take place on 29-30 November 2021
The Institute of World Economics of the Centre for Economic and Regional Studies (in collaboration with the Democracy Institute of Central European University) is organizing the 7th The Role of State in Varieties of Capitalism (SVOC) Annual International Conference in Budapest, on 29-30 November 2021.
An article "COVID-19 vaccine acceptance and hesitancy in low- and middle-income countries" co-authored by Georgiy Syunyaev and Ekaterina Borisova among the multinational research team was published online in "Nature Medicine" yesterday. The article features data from an ICSID survey “Research on COVID-19 in Russian Regions (RoCiRR)”, which got 23 thousand responses across 61 Russian regions.
On Wednesday, 14 July, Guzel Garifullina, a research fellow at ICSID, has successfully defended her PhD thesis ”Political leaders and risky decisions: the effects of selection institutions” at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
“Eurasian Geography and Economics" (June, 2021) published a new article “Career trajectories of regional officials: Russia and China before and after 2012" by T. Remington, A. Yakovlev, E. Ovchinnikova and A. Chasovsky.
The 10th Jubilee ICSID Conference “Political Economy in a Changing World” for the second year running was successfully held online on June 7-10. This time the event was particularly big so the Conference organizers had to include extra day to accommodate all papers.