Deputy Director of Moscow representative office of Korail Moon Yong-Il and Academic Supervisor of the Programme D.A. Shcherbakov signed an agreement about internships for students in the Korean railway company. On February 12th Mr. Moon made a presentation on Korail's activities as part of the signing of the agreement. The lecture was offered specifically for students of the Double Degree Programme in “Economics and Politics in Asia”, in the end of the presentation Mr. Moon Yong-Il awarded D.A. Shcherbakov and Chang Beom-Seok, Deputy Head of Program, with certificates of honor, and also gave them the status of advisors to Korail's representative office in the Russian Federation.
Alexander Golovlev's lecture "Historical geography as applied tool in political science, sociology and economy"
On February 28 Alexander Golovlev's (the research associate of the International center of history and sociology of World War II and its consequences of HSE) interactive lecture "Historical geography as the applied tool in political science, sociology and economy" took place within the meeting of Student Research Society "Economy and Politics of Asia"