IIMS director gave a lecture on the topic "Is There a ‘New Deal'? State-business relations in Russia" in Birmingham
IIMS researchers Svetlana Avdasheva and Polina Kryuchkova presented their paper "Public and Private Law Enforcement under a High Risk of Type I Errors: the Russian Case" at the 8th Annual Conference of the Italian Society of Law and Economics (SIDE-ISLE)which took place in Rome, Italy, on December 13th-15th, 2012.
Carlo Altavilla (Associate Professor University of Naples ''Parthenope'', Faculty of Economics, Department of Economic Studies) visit IIMS.
In September 2012 André Schultz, a PhD student of Frankfurt School of Finance & Management (Germany), joined the Institute for Industrial and Market Studies as visiting scholar.
Current research and preliminary results of ICSID's activities in 2011-2012 were presentaed at an open seminar in New York on September 19-21th, 2012
Andrey Yakovlev, Director of the HSE Institute for Industrial and Market Studies, comments on the state of Russian economy in his interview to China Radio International.
On July 9th Scott Gehlbach and Lauren MacCarthy presented their paper "Cooperating with the State: Evidence from Survey Experiments on Policing" at an ICSID seminar.
In early December 2011 the German Research Society (DFG) approved the joint application of IIMS and the Institute of economic research in Halle for the research collaboration within the project “Locational factors of FDI decisions in transition economies”.