Policymakers are increasingly turning to foresight techniques for guidance when addressing the wide array of problems and challenges arising in their work. A new book co-edited by Leonid Gokhberg, Dirk Meissner, and Alexander Sokolov from the HSE Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge (ISSEK), attempts to add another dimension – namely, opportunities – that can come from proper application of foresight techniques. Deploying Foresight for Policy and Strategy Makers: Creating Opportunities Through Public Policies and Corporate Strategies in Science, Technology and Innovation (Springer, 2016) features essays by more than a dozen scholars on various aspects of foresight application in today’s policy environment.
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International conference 'Mapping Diseases — Monitoring Health: Geographies of Medicine in the Tsarist Empire and the Soviet Union'
VI International Conference 'Modern Econometric Tools and Applications – META2019'
6th Academic Workshop on 'Active Ageing Policy and Pension Reforms: Russian and International Experience'