NES Basketball Challenge 2018 took place at ProTrener sports club on April 14. As usual, the game was played by streetball rules. 50 players from 13 teams were competing for the first place in the tournament. NES students, graduates and family members came to support their teams. This year the tournament gathered a lot of great rivals to the regular participants. It was an intense and a very dynamic game.
According to Research Papers in Economics (RePEc, March 2018), New Economic School took second place on the list of leading Economic institutions in Russian Federation. Universities are being ranked by publications of their professors in the RePEc system. According to the ranking, professors of New Economic School hold leading positions.
NES announces the start of Ambassadors’ Forum – the series of meetings with ambassadors of various countries to Russia. The aim of this programme is to broaden students horizons and to help them to understand the modern system of international relations.The first open seminar with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Israel Gary Koren will take place on April 16 at 7 pm. The topic of the seminar will be “Israel and Russia: Economy at Service of Diplomacy”. More
Hong Kong MBA students visited Moscow following the invitation from the Skolkovo Education Hub. As a part of the student exchange program between the Skolkovo Education Hub and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), MBA students from HKUST have come to Moscow. Within a week 25 students will visit the best Russian and International companies, as well as Skolkovo campus. On the 5th of April students had a trip to Google that was organized by NES International Office.
On March 23, Paul Klemperer(Professor of Economics at Oxford University) gave a NES lecture “The Bank of England’s new Auctions” in the Bank of Russia. More
21 April, Limmud Moscow Conference 2018, “Klyazma” resort place. NES rector Shlomo Weber will deliver a lecture "Hebrew and Esperanto - the tale of two languages". More information >>>
May 29-31, New Economic School. Philippe Aghion, a Professor at Harvard University and the College de France, will give a series of three Zvi Griliches lectures entitled "Firm Dynamics and the Measurement of Growth". Register here >>>
May 30 / 19:00, Moscow Exchange (Moscow, Bolshoy Kislovsky per., 13). Philippe Aghion, a Professor at Harvard University and the College de France, will deliver an open lecture entitled "Schumpeterian Growth and The Economics of Macron". Register >>>
July 9–11, 2018, Moscow, Russia. An International Conference on the Economics of Football. Among the invited speakers are: Shlomo Weber (New Economic School), Branko Milanovic (City University of New York), Konstantin Sonin (University of Chicago; Higher School of Economics), Wladimir Andreff (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne), Tim Pawlowski (University of Tübingen), Alex Krumer (University of St. Gallen), David Forrest (University of Liverpool) and others. Draft program of the Conference will be at the end of April.