Despite the economic crisis, Western multinational corporations have been expanding their manufacturing facilities in Russia. Last year, foreign companies launched 63 new subsidiaries in Russia (twice as many as in 2013), and closed no more than ten. This year, they expect to put into operation a few dozen new subsidiaries, according to HSE researchers' study 'Russian Manufacturing Subsidiaries of Western Multinational Corporations: Preliminary Results and Future Prospects.'
Tuesday, October 17
Imanol Ordorika to speak on ‘The Political Nature of Universities’
HSE seminar on political economy. Topic: 'Contracting out public services to asymmetric partnerships'
Wednesday, October 18
Concert of the Music Projects Centre: Alexei Lubimov (piano)