Ru  En

Лаборатория исследования социальных отношений и многообразия общества

NES news
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 >>>

More news >>>

NES in Media
26 March American Economic Association: Taxing Russia's drinking problem. An article based on a paper by Evgeny Yakovlev >>>
13 March The New Arab: Women Liberation. Column by Hosny Zoabi (in Arabic) >>>
27 January BBC News: Reality Check: Has Russian alcohol consumption fallen 80%? Comments by Yevgeny Yakovlev >>>
Media archive >>>

Coming soon
New Economic School on VK New Economic School on Facebook Follow NES1992 on Twitter Albums of NES photos on Google+ NES channel on YouTube Subscribe to NEWECONOMICSCHOOL on Instagram RSS-translation
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 >>>

Research seminars
April 27 / 1:45pm, r. 113 NES Research SeminarPablo Selaya (University of Copenhagen)
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.
More events >>>

Research papers
The paper by Andrei Markevich and Ekaterina Zhuravskaya "The Economic Effects of the Abolition of Serfdom: Evidence from the Russian Empire" has been published by American Economic Review
The paper by Douglas Campbell "TAs like me: Racial interactions between graduate teaching assistants and undergraduates" joint with Lester Lushera and Scott Carrell has been published by Journal of Public Economics.
The paper by Anna Obizhaeva "Smooth Trading with Overconfidence and Market Power" joint with Albert S. Kyle and Yajun Wang has been published by Review of Economic Studies.
The article by Stanislav Anatolyev, Renat Khabibullin and Artem Prokhorov "Estimating Asymmetric Dynamic Distributions in High Dimensions", was published in the book "Asymmetric Dependence in Finance: Diversification, Correlation and Portfolio Management in Market Downturns" by Wiley.
The paper by Ruben Enikolopov, Maria Petrova and Konstantin Sonin "Social Media and Corruptionhas been published in American Economic Journal: Applied Economics
More papers >>>

© The New Economic School (NES), 2017
All rights reserved

NES helpdesk