Jordan Gans-Morse, Assistant Professor of Department of Political Science (Northwestern University, USA) spoke about his scientific work and life in Russia.
Contemporary Russia’s political system is becoming more and more similar to the Chinese one, while the Chinese economy is demonstrating stable growth and the Russian one is stagnating. Andrey Yakovlev , Professor at the HSE Department of Theory and Practice of Public Administration, believes that the Chinese were able to effectively use the methods of governance they adopted from the USSR. His paper ‘Incentives in the System of Public Administration and the Economic Growth’ was presented at the conference ‘Challenges for Economic Policy in the New Environment’
Director of IIMS A. Yakovlev made a scientific report in the Institute of Economics and Finance Chinese University of Hong Kong.
Director of the Institute for Industrial and Market Studies A. Yakovlev went to short-list of Yegor Gaidar Award 2014 in category « For the outstanding contribution in economics».
The staff of the International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development took part in 14th Annual Aleksanteri Conference, Restructuring State and Society in Russia. 22-24 October, 2014 in Helsinki.
Research fellow International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development Denis Ivanov, made a report «What Is the Relationship between Trust and Preferences for Redistribution in Russia?» At the conference «Public Goods through Private Eyes Project concluding conference», which was held October 9-10 in Warsaw.
At Columbia University in New York, a seminar on ‘The Political Economy of Russia’ was held jointly by the International Centre for the Study of Institutions and Development at the Higher School of Economics and the Harriman Institute at Columbia University.
Director of IIMS Andrei Yakovlev and other experts told AFP their opinion about influence of Russian-Ukranian crisis to Russian economy and relationship between Russian top-level officials.
Director of IIMS Andrei Yakovlev commented on the situation in the Russian economy Agence France-Presse
The Higher School of Economics was an ideal location for me to be based as it is an excellent and highly-regarded research institution
Kyle Marquardt, PhD Candidate, in the Department of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin - Madison discusses his work at the International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development (CSID HSE) and life in Russia.